Unable to Recover Firmware from Preboot Menu with TFTP Error "Retry count exceeded" (Doc ID 1584579.1)

Last updated on MAY 23, 2016

Applies to:

Sun Blade X6275 M2 Server Module - Version All Versions and later
Sun Server X3-2L
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

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The Service Processor (SP) may boot into the preboot menu every time it tries to boot due to corruption:

Cause

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