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BL860C and HP-UX 11.31 install

trytosolve
Frequent Advisor

BL860C and HP-UX 11.31 install

Hi All,

I am trying to install HP-UX 11.31 on BL860c using the Media DVD which is again connected using USB DVD, after the BOOT from DVD, i get the below message and couldn't continue the install as it fails reading could not loadfile

* Preparing to execute init...
======= 09/17/08 13:54:18 EDT HP-UX Installation Initialization. (Wed Sep 17
13:54:18 EDT 2008)
@(#)Ignite-UX Revision C.7.5.142
@(#)ignite/launch (opt) Revision:
/branches/IUX_RA0803/ignite/src@72866 Last Modified: 2008-02-06
15:49:50 -0700 (Wed, 06 Feb 2008)
* Configuring RAM filesystems...
* Number of SAS devices swapped to be in physical
* Scanning system for IO devices...
* Boot device is:
WARNING: Could not find Q_BOOT device. Cannot determine what the boot device
was.
WARNING: Could not find source device in ioscan output. You must select from
the list of devices below to use for the source device:
index HW-path Class description
0) 120 processor Processor
1) 122 processor Processor
2) 124 processor Processor
3) 126 processor Processor
4) 0/0/2/0 OO USB_OHCI_Interface
5) 0/0/2/0.0x0 OO USB_Composite_Device
6) 0/0/2/0.0x0.0x0 OO Virtual_Keyboard
7) 0/0/2/1 OO USB_OHCI_Interface
8) 0/0/2/2 OO USB_EHCI_Interface
9) 0/2/1/0 escsi_ctlr HP_PCI/PCI-X_SAS_MPT_Adapter
10) 0/2/1/0.0x5000c50007713bdd.0x0 disk HP_DG072BB975
11) 0/2/1/0.0x5000c50006fbc9d1.0x0 disk HP_DG072BB975
12) 0/1/1/0 lan HP_PCI-X_1000Mbps_Dual-port_Built-in
13) 0/1/1/1 lan HP_PCI-X_1000Mbps_Dual-port_Built-in
14) 0/2/2/0 lan HP_PCI-X_1000Mbps_Dual-port_Built-in
15) 0/2/2/1 lan HP_PCI-X_1000Mbps_Dual-port_Built-in
16) 0/0/4/0 graphics PCI_Display_(1002515e)

Enter the index corresponding to the device to use
as the installation source, 'r' to rescan, or 'q' to reboot:

Thanks in advance
10 REPLIES
Torsten.
Acclaimed Contributor

Re: BL860C and HP-UX 11.31 install

Rescan for the device.

Check if you have latest firmware on the server.

Use a supported DVD drive or virtual media.

Hope this helps!
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Torsten.

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James R. Ferguson
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Re: BL860C and HP-UX 11.31 install

Torsten.
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Re: BL860C and HP-UX 11.31 install

This was the thread I had in mind ...

our friend Grayh wrote:

Solution:
----------
Installation to be Done only with HP-DVD's and no other DVD works.

After replacing the dvd with a HP-DVD.... It worked...

Hope this helps!
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Torsten.

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trytosolve
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Re: BL860C and HP-UX 11.31 install

Yes this the installation is done using HP-DVD only and version i tried is 0809 11.31 and 0803 11.31

Thanks
Torsten.
Acclaimed Contributor

Re: BL860C and HP-UX 11.31 install

As already mentioned ... try to rescan, check firmware.

You already have 0809?

Hope this helps!
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Torsten.

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trytosolve
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Re: BL860C and HP-UX 11.31 install

Yes I did try rescan 15 times and i tried 0809 which came in this week

Thanks,
Torsten.
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Re: BL860C and HP-UX 11.31 install

Now the third time ... (!) check FW!

Hope this helps!
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Torsten.

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Grayh
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Re: BL860C and HP-UX 11.31 install

PA851A â External USB DVD
PA509A â Cradle


Try with above mentioned HP-DVD... I was able to load with OS with it..

trytosolve
Frequent Advisor

Re: BL860C and HP-UX 11.31 install

Hi All,

I found the problem, the USB drive was connected to a USB hub and the hub turns out to be USB 1.0 and moving it to USB 2.0 it started working

Thanks to all

shall close the thread
trytosolve
Frequent Advisor

Re: BL860C and HP-UX 11.31 install

Thanks i found the problem and go it resolved