Fwflash: WARNING: Firmware Image Is Meant For 375-3696-01 But The Hardware Is 7092767 (Doc ID 2078360.1)

Last updated on MARCH 30, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 HW1 to 11.2 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 When upgrading the IB-HCA firmware, the following is returned:

# fwflash -f ./rel-2_11_2010.bin -d  /devices/pci@75,0/pci8086,3c08>
fwflash: WARNING: Firmware image is meant for 375-3696-01 but the  hardware is 7092767
fwflash: hermon: Please verify that the firmware image is intended for  use with this hardware
fwflash: Do you want to continue? (Y/N): n
fwflash: Not proceeding with flash operation of ./rel-2_11_2010.bin on  mcxnex

Cause

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