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Firmware update but different IPF_FW on Cell board

 
Kehad Snydewel
Frequent Advisor

Firmware update but different IPF_FW on Cell board

i did a firmware update on a rx7640 server from revision 3.0 to revision 4.0 which was successfull. But the IPF_FW on both cell board are not the same.

what is the IPF_FW and is this a major issue?

please see sysrev below


Cell 0
PDHC : B.023.003.040 - Active
PDHC : B.023.003.033
IPF_FW : 007.044.000
IPF_FW : 009.022.000 - Active



MP:CM> sysrev

Cabinet firmware revision report

PROGRAMMABLE HARDWARE :

System Backplane : GPM EMMUX
----------- -----------
001.002.000 001.000.000

IO Backplane : IO_LPM-0 IO_LPM-1
----------- -----------
001.004.000 001.004.000

Core IO : CIO-0 CIO-1
----------- -----------
001.002.000 001.002.000

CELL_LPM CELL_JTAG CELL_PDH
----------- ----------- -----------
Cell 0 : 001.002.000 001.002.000 001.005.001
Cell 1 : 001.002.000 001.002.000 001.005.001

FIRMWARE:

Core IO
MP-0 : B.003.001.002
ED-0 : 002.008.000
MP-1 : B.003.001.002
ED-1 : 002.008.000

Cell 0
PDHC : B.023.003.040 - Active
PDHC : B.023.003.033
IPF_FW : 007.044.000
IPF_FW : 009.022.000 - Active
Cell 1
PDHC : B.023.003.040 - Active
PDHC : B.023.003.033
IPF_FW : 007.044.000
IPF_FW : 009.022.000 - Active
1 REPLY 1
Torsten.
Acclaimed Contributor

Re: Firmware update but different IPF_FW on Cell board

What you see is the old revision in the "backup memory bank" and the new in the active memory area - no problem.

Hope this helps!
Regards
Torsten.

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