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Toshiba SAS MK1001TRKB and MK2001TRKB firmware version DCA8
This release contains firmware version DCA8 for Toshiba SAS (7.2K rpm 3.5" SAS) 2TB Hard Drives. Dell. Vendor model number MK1001TRKB and MK2001TRKB.
Release Date 5/21/2012
Importance: Recommended
Version: DCA8,A02

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SAS-Drive_Firmware_2J5MY_WN32_DCA8_A02.EXE

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File Size: 5MB

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Description

This release contains firmware version DCA8 for Toshiba SAS (7.2K rpm 3.5" SAS) 2TB Hard Drives. Dell. Vendor model number MK1001TRKB and MK2001TRKB.

Level of Importance:Recommended

Dell recommends applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers and software).

Important Information

This update will not run if any of the following conditions exist 1. Any Virtual Disk that is not optimal. 2. A RAID container that is performing a Background Initialization or Consistency Check. 3. A Rebuild, Resync, or copyback function is taking place. 4. A RAID set that is Partially Degraded or in a Degraded state. This update will run on drives remaining in a RAID set that is in a Offline state. There is an architectural constraint with Dell DUP HDD firmware update utility, related to system memory utilization, which is typically encountered on systems with minimal system memory, memory-intensive configurations, multiple RAID controllers, or memory-intensive applications. This issue is typically reported as - The operation was not successful because the device buffer write has failed. And will result in an aborted attempt to update firmware on the identified HDD. Error codes associated with this failure mode include 8009 and 8017. Once an error is detected, the update session is aborted. There is no data integrity or data availability risk associated with this issue. Subsequent attempts to update the HDD firmware may succeed, particularly if system resources are freed up.

Compatibility

Systems
External OEMR R320
External OEMR R420
External OEMR R520
External OEMR T320
External OEMR T420
PowerEdge 1900
PowerEdge M620 (for PE VRTX)
PowerEdge T105
Precision T7500
Operating Systems
MS Windows 2008 x64
Red Hat Ent Linux 4
Red Hat Ent Linux 4.5
Red Hat Ent Linux 4.6
Red Hat Ent Linux 4.7
Red Hat Ent Linux 5.2
Red Hat Ent Linux 6
Red Hat Ent Linux 5
MS Windows 2008 x86
MS Windows Server 2003
MS Windows 2008 R2
MS Windows 2003 x64

Applies to

  • TOSHIBA MK1001TRKB Series SAS 7.2K RPM 3.5" 1TB
  • TOSHIBA MK2001TRKB Series SAS 7.2K RPM 3.5" 2TB

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes: Resolved error handling issue on MD3000 series platform. Enhancements: N/A

Installation instructions

            
Download

1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.

Installation

1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Read over the release information presented in the dialog window.
3. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the dialog window before proceeding.
4. Click the Install button.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.            
        

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MD5:
84c5fab916aac6a650133bb9ba7cbe40
SAS-Drive_Firmware_2J5MY_WN32_DCA8_A02.EXE
SHA1:
7036be53b7d56fc1147b4c4e6f0bb2a0a0f1ce80
SAS-Drive_Firmware_2J5MY_WN32_DCA8_A02.EXE
SHA-256:
dccc6d28616817b13322d30804c284ac0c2a6f0c28341250692bd78744071709
SAS-Drive_Firmware_2J5MY_WN32_DCA8_A02.EXE

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