Intel 10Gb PCIe card (ixgbe) firmware update on SPARC systems via the OBP

(Doc ID 2148778.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 20, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

Goal

To provide guidance / example on how to update IXGBE PCIe NIC firmware on SPARC systems from the Open Boot prompt (OBP).

Solution

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