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Firmware update and backup system ROM

CFairchild
Occasional Visitor

Firmware update and backup system ROM

I have some Proliant DL380 Gen9 servers and ended up installing the P89 v2.54 firmware before it was pulled off the support site. Everything has been working OK, however now that I am planning the upgrade to the newest released firmware I am wondering about the backup system ROM. Since the last stable version is considered to be P89 v2.52 is there a way for me to have that remain my backup system ROM during the Firmware flash process, or will it be fine to let the process replace that with v2.54? I have never had to boot to redundant ROM, but if the need ever did arise I would hate to boot to a potentially unstable release.

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Torsten.
Acclaimed Contributor

Re: Firmware update and backup system ROM

Install the new BIOS 2.56, reboot and install it again, so you have the same new version in both ROMs.


Hope this helps!
Regards
Torsten.

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