Guidance on install order for Firmware and latest recommended patches for Solaris on Sun Fire 280R/V480/V490/V880/V890 and Sun Fire v1280, 3800, 4800, 4810, 6800, E2900, E4900, E6900, and Netra 1280, 1290 systems (Doc ID 1586234.1)

Last updated on MARCH 29, 2017

Applies to:

Sun Fire 3800 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun Fire 4800 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun Fire 4810 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun Fire E4900 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun Fire E6900 Server - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

This document is intented to provide guidance to customers that are about to install the latest Patch Bundle for Solaris, and have an older version of the OBP Firmware.


- What is the OS version and the kernel patch level of the system?

To get this information please type this commands :

uname -a

more /etc/release


SunOS host5 5.10 Generic_142909-17 sun4u sparc SUNW,Sun-Fire-V490
  Solaris 10 10/09 s10s_u8wos_08a SPARC
  Copyright 2009 Sun Microsystems, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
  Use is subject to license terms.
  Assembled 16 September 2009


-  What is the Firmware level of the system?

To get this information we can use :

   # prtconf -V
   # prtdiag -v | egrep "OBP|Firm"
   OBP 4.30.4.c 2010/09/29 09:42

   # prtdiag -v | egrep "OBP|Firm"
   Sun System Firmware 7.4.5 2012/12/11 23:49
   OBP 4.33.6.b 2012/12/11 20:51


 

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