SL150 - It Is Not Initializing, Library is Incompatible With the Version of Drives (Doc ID 2162126.1)

Last updated on JULY 18, 2016

Applies to:

StorageTek SL150 Modular Tape Library - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

First installation , library with FW 2.50, this library came with 8 drives to install IBM LTO 7, but we know that this version of the library is incompatible with the version of drives.
FSE can not perform FW upgrade because the drives are not recognized by version 2.50.
Can we perform the FW upgrade to 2.60 without these drives?
DriveAssembly DRIVE LTO7 IBM FC

Symptoms

Library is incompatible with the version of drives.

Unable upgrade from 2.50 to 2.60 with LTO7 drives.

Changes

 New installation.

Cause

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