Fail to Load firmware 2.1.3_4 onto IB switch (Doc ID 2061127.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 08, 2015

Applies to:

Exadata Database Machine X2-2 Hardware - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Fail to Upgrade Switch From version 1.3.3-2 To 2.1.3_4 due to unsuccessful load operation

upgradeIBSwitch.log
=====================
[1443511922][2015-09-29 10:55:37 +0300][FAIL][/u01/patch/patch_12.1.1.1.2.150411/upgradeIBSwitch.sh][upgradeIBSwitch_print][] Load firmware 2.1.3_4 onto XXXXX-ib2

[1443511922][2015-09-29 10:55:37 +0300][INFO][/u01/patch/patch_12.1.1.1.2.150411/upgradeIBSwitch.sh][loadIBSwitchSW][] [CMD: load -source /tmp/sundcs_36p_repository_2.1.3_4.pkg]
[root@XXXXX-ib2 ~]# spsh
 
  Oracle(R) Integrated Lights Out Manager
 
  Version ILOM 3.0 r47111
 
  Copyright (c) 2010, Oracle and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
 
  -> load -source /tmp/sundcs_36p_repository_2.1.3_4.pkg <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<


  NOTE: Firmware upgrade will upgrade the SUN DCS 36p firmware.
  ILOM will enter a special mode to load new firmware. No
  other tasks should be performed in ILOM until the firmware
  upgrade is complete.
 
 
  Are you sure you want to load the specified file (y/n)? y
  Setting up environment for firmware upgrade. This will take few minutes.
  Starting SUN DCS 36p FW update
 
  ==========================
  Performing operation: I4 A
  ==========================
  I4 A: I4 is already at the given version.
 
  ===========================
  Summary of Firmware update
  ===========================
  I4 status : FW UPDATE - SUCCESS
  I4 update succeeded on : none
  I4 already up-to-date on : A
  I4 update failed on : none
 
  =========================================
  Performing operation: SUN DCS 36p firmware update
  =========================================
  SUN DCS 36p upgrade from 1.3.3-2 to 2.1.3-4:
  Upgrade started...
  Upgrade completed.
  INFO: SUN DCS 36p upgrade from 1.3.3-2 to 2.1.3-4 failed<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

Cause

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