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Dell Server BIOS PowerEdge M915 Version 3.0.4
Dell Server BIOS PowerEdge M915 Version 3.0.4
Release Date 12/19/2012
Importance: Optional
Version: 3.0.4 See Previous Versions

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PEM915-030004BIOS.txt

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File Size: 8KB

Previous Versions

2.11.1
<ul><li><b>Dell Version :</b> 2.11.1</li></ul>
10/8/2012 4:59:47 AM
2.10.2
<ul><li><b>Dell Version :</b> 2.10.2</li></ul>
6/26/2012 8:26:21 AM
2.6.0
<ul><li><b>Dell Version :</b> 2.6.0</li></ul>
4/24/2012 3:13:47 AM

Description

Dell Server BIOS PowerEdge M915 Version 3.0.4

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.

Important Information

Dell has found a potential incompatibility with BIOS version 3.0.4, VMware, and AMD 6200 series processors. BIOS version 3.0.4 is not recommended for use with the combination mentioned.

Compatibility

Systems
PowerEdge M915
Operating Systems
Not Applicable

Applies to

  • Server BIOS 11G

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes: * Added AMD Opteron 6300 series processor support * Added FibreChannel support for Lifecycle Controller inventory * Updated to AMD reference code (OrochiPI) V.5 release package 1.5.0.1. * Fixed the SCT EFI Compliant Test Boot Services Table CRC32 error. (This is only a Microsoft certification test issue and does not affect normal operation.) * Added SR-IOV support

Installation instructions

            
Dell Update Package Instructions for DRMK
Download
1. Click the "Download Now" link to download the file.
2. If the Export Compliance Disclaimer window appears, click the "I agree" link if you accept the agreement.
3. When the File Download window appears, click "Save" to save the file to your hard drive.

Installation
NOTE: You must provide a DOS bootable media, such as a USB key. This executable file does not create the DOS system files.
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file.
2. Update the name of the file to DOS recognizable format (8.3). If you do not update the filename to 8.3 format, the filename will be truncated to 8.3 format.
3. Copy the file to the bootable device.
4. Boot the system to DOS by using the bootable device.
5. Run the executable under DOS. Follow the instructions provided by the flash utility.
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Dell Update Package Instructions for Linux DUP:
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. Read over the release information presented by executing the "./[model]_BIOS_LX_[revision].BIN --version" command from the shell.
2. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the above step before proceeding.
3. Install any necessary Embedded Systems Management firmware prior to this BIOS update.
4. Run the update by executing "./[model]_BIOS_LX_[version].BIN" from the shell.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.
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Dell Update Package Instructions for Windows Dup:
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. Install any necessary Embedded Systems Management firmware prior to this BIOS update.
5. Click the Install button.
6. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.
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GnuPG Signature of Dell Update Package 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. Import the Dell public key. (You only need to do once on your system.)
2. Verify the Dell Update Package by using its signature file, [model]_BIOS_LX_[version].BIN.sign            
        

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MD5:
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PEM915-030004BIOS.txt
SHA1:
4a2126dcc42fe5197e2c5d5e5102b257214e2e5d
PEM915-030004BIOS.txt
SHA-256:
e1bba35072d40b83e9482bdc53874cf836ff1e22b63360f5abb74876a0450802
PEM915-030004BIOS.txt

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