Firmware upgrade activity in Solaris10

Firmware’s upgrade Procedure.

1.First check firmware Version

  1. prtdiag –v

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Sun System Firmware 8.1.1.c 2011/09/12 10:54

2.make auto boot true

unixplanetary:# eeprom |grep -i auto

auto-boot-on-error?=false

auto-boot?=true

3.Download the firmware from oracle website .

# unzip 152475-04.zip
Archive: 152475-04.zip
creating: 152475-04/
inflating: 152475-04/metadata.xml
inflating: 152475-04/Sun_System_Firmware-8_9_8-SPARC_T4-1.pkg
inflating: 152475-04/Install.info
inflating: 152475-04/README.152475-04
inflating: 152475-04/license.txt
inflating: 152475-04/sysfwdownload
inflating: 152475-04/sysfwdownload.README
inflating: 152475-04/copyright
inflating: 152475-04/LEGAL_LICENSE.TXT
inflating: 152475-04/152475-04.html

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Sun System Firmware 8.7.2.b 2015/05/06 15:23

====================== System PROM revisions =======================
Version
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OBP 4.37.2 2015/04/10 08:59

Chassis Serial Number
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1216BDY152
# pwd
/tmp/152475-04
# ls
152475-04.html
Install.info
LEGAL_LICENSE.TXT
README.152475-04
Sun_System_Firmware-8_9_8-SPARC_T4-1.pkg
copyright
license.txt
metadata.xml
sysfwdownload
sysfwdownload.README
# ./sysfwdownload -u Sun_System_Firmware-8_9_8-SPARC_T4-1.pkg  ( This command will install the firmware and automatically reboot the system)
WARNING: Host will be powered down for automatic firmware update when download is completed.
Do you want to continue(yes/no)? yes

………. (5%)……..Aug 24 13:36:46 bkprod01 tldcd[3711]: TLD(2) [3711] robotic path /dev/sg/c0tw500308c0022c8803l1 does not exist
.. (11%)………. (17%)……..Aug 24 13:36:46 bkprod01 last message repeated 1 time
Aug 24 13:37:00 bkprod01 bpjava-msvc[5218]: pam_dial_auth: terminal-device not specifiedby login, returning Error in underlying service module.
.. (23%)..Aug 24 13:37:05 bkprod01 tldcd[3711]: TLD(2) [3711] robotic path /dev/sg/c0tw500308c0022c8803l1 does not exist
Aug 24 13:37:05 unixplanetary last message repeated 1 time
Aug 24 13:37:05 unixplanetary tldd[3646]: TLD(2) unavailable: initialization failed: Unable to open robotic path
…….. (29%)………. (34%)….Aug 24 13:37:22 bkprod01 bpjava-msvc[5350]: pam_dial_auth: terminal-device not specifiedby login, returning Error in underlying service module.
…… (40%)………. (46%)..Aug 24 13:37:35 bkprod01 tldcd[3711]: TLD(2) [3711] robotic path /dev/sg/c0tw500308c0022c8803l1 does not exist
…….. (52%)………. (58%)……Aug 24 13:37:35 bkprod01 last message repeated 1 time
…. (64%)………. (69%)………. (75%)………. (81%)………. (87%)………. (93%)..Aug 24 13:38:48 bkprod01 tldcd[3711]: TLD(2) [3711] robotic path /dev/sg/c0tw500308c0022c8803l1 does not exist
…….. (99%).. (100%)

Download completed successfully.

# Aug 24 13:38:48 unixplanetary last message repeated 1 time
Aug 24 13:39:03 bkprod01 unix: WARNING: Power-off requested, system will now shutdown.

Shutdown started. Thu Aug 24 13:39:03 MDT 2017

Changing to init state 5 – please wait
updating /platform/sun4v/boot_archive
Aug 24 13:39:07 unixplanetary tldcd[3711]: TLD(2) [3711] robotic path /dev/sg/c0tw500308c0022c8803l1 does not exist
Aug 24 13:39:07 unixplanetary last message repeated 1 time
Aug 24 13:39:07 unixplanetary tldd[3646]: TLD(2) unavailable: initialization failed: Unable to open robotic path
Broadcast Message from root (msglog) on bkprod01 Thu Aug 24 13:39:08…
THE SYSTEM unixplanetary IS BEING SHUT DOWN NOW ! ! !
Log off now or risk your files being damaged

3.unixplanetary-ilo login: root

Password:

 

Oracle(R) Integrated Lights Out Manager

 

Version 3.2.6.5 r115840

 

-> show /HOST

 

sysfw_version = Sun System Firmware 8.9.8 2017/03/22 13:01

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