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Avocent iKVM, v.1.0.1.1, A03
Avocent Integrated KVM(iKVM) switch module firmware for the Dell M1000e server chassis
Release Date 10/7/2008
Importance: Optional
Version: 1.0.1.1,A03

The following formats are available for the file you have selected

File Format: Hard-Drive Download File Download File
File Name:

A03_ikvm_1011_fw.exe

Description: This file format consists of an archive of files that may be decompressed to a directory on the hard drive. The installation can then be done from that directory.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 6MB

File Format: Modular Chassis Package Signature Download File Download File
File Name:

A03_ikvm_1011_fw.exe.sign

Description: The signature for Dell Packages for Chassis Management Controller (CMC) can be used to authenticate Dell's identity in the correlated Package for CMC. You can download the Dell public GnuPG key by navigating to Dell | Linux Web Site.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 0.2KB

File Format: Rel-Notes-Text Download File Download File
File Name:

A03_ikvm_1011_readme.txt

Description: This file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 6KB

Previous Versions

No previous version available.

Description

Avocent Integrated KVM(iKVM) switch module firmware for the Dell M1000e server chassis

Level of Importance:Optional

Dell recommends the customer review specifics about the update to determine if it applies to your system. The update contains changes that impact only certain configurations, or provides new features that may/may not apply to your environment.

Compatibility

Systems
PowerEdge M1000E
PowerEdge M600
Operating Systems
Not Applicable

Applies to

  • iKVM

Fixes & Enhancements

fixes: - iKVM under Avocent DSR products shows incorrect names in DSR On Board Web Interface

Installation instructions

            
Custom Instructions for A03_ikvm_1011_fw.exe:

===================================================================
UPDATING THE FIRMWARE USING THE CMC WEB-BASED USER INTERFACE
===================================================================

1. Extract the "ikvm.bin" file from the firmware update package and 
copy the file to a local or shared network directory. 

2. Open a CMC supported Web browser and log on to the CMC Web
user interface.

3. Click Chassis in the system tree.

4. Click the Update tab. The Updatable Components page displays.

5. Click iKVM. The Firmware Update page displays.

6. In the Value field, type the path on your management station or 
shared network where the firmware image file resides, or click 
Browse to navigate to the file location.

NOTE: The default iKVM firmware image name is "ikvm.bin"; however, you 
can rename the iKVM firmware image.

7. Click Update. A dialog box appears asking you to confirm the 
action.

8. Click Yes to continue.
NOTE: The update may take up to a minute.

When the update is complete, iKVM resets.

===================================================================
UPDATING THE FIRMWARE USING THE COMMAND LINE INTERFACE (CLI)
===================================================================

1. Extract the "ikvm.bin" file from the firmware update 
package and copy the file to a TFTP server root directory. 

2. Log on to the CMC Telnet/SSH interface.

3. From the Telnet/SSH interface, issue the "racadm fwupdate" 
command.

For example:

racadm fwupdate -gu -a 192.168.1.1 -d ikvm.bin -m kvm

NOTE: The TFTP download and firmware update process may take 
several minutes to complete. 
NOTE: The IP address specified above is to the TFTP server where the firmware binary is located.

After the update completes, the iKVM resets.

Custom Instructions for A03_ikvm_1011_readme.txt:

1) Click Download now.
   The File Download window appears.

2) Click the Save button.
   The Save As window appears.

3) Select Desktop using the drop-down menu to the right of Save in.

4) Click the Save button.
   A progress meter moves as the download is completed.

5) If necessary, click X in the upper right-hand corner of the Download Progress Window to close it upon completion.

6) Double click the Icon on your desktop for the newly saved file.            
        

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A03_ikvm_1011_fw.exe
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