fwflash: WARNING: Firmware image is meant for 7046442 but the hardware is 7092757

(Doc ID 2311247.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 26, 2017

Applies to:

Sun IB Dual Port 4x HCA PCIe - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

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

# fwflash -f fw-ConnectX3-rel-2_35_5532-15-7046442_7092757.bin -y -d /devices/pci@0,0/pci8086,e06@2,2/pci15b3,90@0:devctl
fwflash: WARNING: Firmware image is meant for 7046442 but the hardware is 7092757
fwflash: hermon: Please verify that the firmware image is intended for use with this hardware
fwflash: Do you want to continue? (Y/N): 

Cause

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