Firmware Update Required. (A Manual Hba Reset Or Link Reset (Using Luxadm Or Fcadm) Is Required
Last updated on DECEMBER 20, 2017
Applies to:Sun Storage FC HBA - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Emulex FC HBA - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Emulex LP9002 2Gb FC PCI HBA, 1 Port - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Firmware upgrade is not required.
It simply means the current SRU/patch on the system has a newer hba driver/firmware than is currently loaded on the hba cards.
In general it is always recommended to be at latest driver/firmware versions.
Release notes would have details on what items were address in latest version of driver/firmware.
Errors seen in /var/adm/messages for Solaris 10
Firmware update required. (A manual HBA or link reset using luxadm, fcadm, or emlxadm is required.)
Errors seen in /var/adm/messages for Solaris 11
emlxs patch 145098-02 (or above) was installed (requires 141876-07 144188-02 (or greater))
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