Oracle Hardware Management Pack's (OHMP) fwupdate command fails to install older disk firmware patches. (Doc ID 2126841.1)

Last updated on JULY 13, 2017

Applies to:

SPARC T4-1 - Version All Versions and later
Sun Netra T5220 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun SPARC Enterprise T5220 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun SPARC Enterprise T5240 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun Netra T5440 Server - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 Oracle Hardware Management Pack's (OHMP) fwupdate command fails to install older disk firmware patches.

 

# fwupdate update disk-firmware -f H109060SE.A720.fw -n c0d0

The following components will be upgraded as shown:
==========================================================
ID Priority Action Status Old Firmware Ver. Proposed Ver. New Firmware Ver. System Reboot
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
c0d0 1 Check FW Success A690 Not Provided N/A N/A
Do you wish to process all of the above component upgrades? [y/n]? y
Updating c0d0: Failed

Execution Summary
==========================================================
ID Priority Action Status Old Firmware Ver. Proposed Ver. New Firmware Ver. System Reboot
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
c0d0 1 Update Failure A690 Not Provided N/A N/A
Error: Firmware download failed for component
Extended Error: General device error
ERROR: Firmware download failed for component

Cause

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