Unable to complete Solaris 11.2 installation text menu, due to WARNINGS about firmware upgrade needed for Emulex FC HBA cards

(Doc ID 2027359.1)

Last updated on MAY 17, 2017

Applies to:

SPARC T4-1 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Solaris Operating System - Version 11.2 to 11.2 [Release 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


- Boot command boots the preinstalled solaris image, and it gets to the solaris installation text menu, but then they get WARNINGS about firmware upgrade needed for emulex cards breaking into the console session, so customer cannot complete the Solaris setup.

 

Cause

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