Firmware upgrade with existing faults from prior ILOM rev 3.2.6 to after results in misclassified Subsystem on T4-x, T5-x, & T7-x (Doc ID 2189960.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 10, 2016

Applies to:

SPARC T4-1 - Version Not Applicable and later
Netra SPARC T4-2 Server - Version Not Applicable and later
Netra SPARC T4-1 Server - Version Not Applicable and later
Netra SPARC T4-1B - Version Not Applicable and later
SPARC T4-2 - Version Not Applicable and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 After FW upgrade from ILOM revision prior 3.2.6 to after, existing faults can get a misclassified Subsystem. The system log also shows this misclassification of a PSU fault in file: ilom/@usr@local@bin@spshexec_show_-script_@System@Log@list.out as follows:

-> show -script /System/Log/list

Log
ID Date/Time Event Type Subsystem
----- ------------------------ ----------------------------- ------------
277 Sun Sep 18 02:33:54 2016 Power Supply Service Required Memory
Component:PSU0 (Power Supply 0)
A Power Supply has failed and is not providing power to the server.
(Probability:100, UUID:79830b4d-33f2-cb65-f50f-c087294ee2f0,
Resource:/SYS/PSU0, Part Number:7074836, Serial
Number:465824T+1430C56602, Reference
Document:http://support.oracle.com/msg/SPT-8000-MJ)

The BUI will also misclassify the faulted subsystem on the Summary tab.

This affects systems: T7-x, T5-x, or T4-x when upgraded from a revision prior 9.7.0.a, 9.6.5.a, 8.9.5.a (respectively) to later.

Cause

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