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Dell MD1000 Controller Card Firmware, v.A.04, A04
This enclosure firmware provides management functions for the PowerVault MD1000. These functions include SCSI Enclosure Services (SES) reporting to the host initiator, control of all enclosure LED indicators, and monitoring of all the enclosure's environmental elements.
Release Date: 6/5/2009
Importance: Recommended
Version: A.04,A04

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R165842.iso

Description: This file contains an ISO image used to create a CDROM. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, then create a CD using your preferred CD burning software.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 24MB

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

R165842-Readme.txt

Description: This file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 5KB

File Format: Update Package for Microsoft® Windows® Download File Download File
File Name:

FRMW_WIN_R165842.EXE

Description: Dell Update Packages in Microsoft Windows 32-bit format can be deployed on Microsoft 64-bit operating systems by implementing the WOW64 emulation applications. WOW64 is a standard feature on most Microsoft operating systems.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 5MB

Previous Versions

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Description

This enclosure firmware provides management functions for the PowerVault MD1000. These functions include SCSI Enclosure Services (SES) reporting to the host initiator, control of all enclosure LED indicators, and monitoring of all the enclosure's environmental elements.

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 release is intended for MD1000 storage enclosures attached to a PERC5/E RAID controller. Please use the MD3000/MD3000i firmware update utility, to update MD1000 attached to MD3000/MD3000i. 1. WARNING: THE SERVER MUST BE REBOOTED AFTER UPDATING THE FIRMWARE ON MD1000 ENCLOSURES IN ORDER TO MAINTAIN ENCLOSURE MANAGEMENT. ACCESS TO THE ENCLOSURES WILL BE LOST IF THE SERVER IS NOT REBOOTED. 2. WHEN PROMPTED FOR REBOOT AFTER UPDATE, SELECT “YES” If you are considering expanding your MD3000 or MD1000 environment, please consult the MD Support Matrix (http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/md3000/en/supmatrx/SupportMatrix.pdf) for validated configurations. If your future MD3000 or MD1000 configuration is unsupported, please contact Dell Technical Support for assistance.

Compatibility

Systems
PowerEdge 1850
PowerEdge 1900
PowerEdge 1950
PowerEdge 2800
PowerEdge 2850
PowerEdge 2900
PowerEdge 2950
PowerEdge 2970
PowerEdge 6800
PowerEdge 6850
PowerEdge 6950
PowerEdge 840
PowerEdge 860
PowerEdge R200
PowerEdge R210
PowerEdge R300
PowerEdge R410
PowerEdge R510
PowerEdge R610
PowerEdge R710
PowerEdge R805
PowerEdge R810
PowerEdge R900
PowerEdge R905
PowerEdge R910
PowerEdge T300
PowerEdge T310
PowerEdge T410
PowerEdge T610
PowerEdge T710
PowerVault DL2000
PowerVault DL2100
PowerVault DP100
PowerVault DP500
PowerVault DP600
PowerVault MD1000
PowerVault MD3000
PowerVault NF100
PowerVault NF500
PowerVault NF600
PowerVault NX3000
Operating Systems
Not Applicable

Applies to

  • Dell Device

Fixes & Enhancements

This release is a fix the following errors: 1. Corrects an error report that occurs intermittently when an MD1000 is being used in split mode connectivity to two PERC5E controllers. 2. It also fixes the time “Lost Timer Errata” report when an MD1000 is connected behind an MD3000/MD3000i.

Installation instructions

            
Instructions for R165842.iso:

NOTE: In order to use this file, you need a CD-R or CD-RW and appropriate software to create a CD from the downloaded image 

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. Follow your CD writing software vendor's instructions to create a CD from the downloaded .ISO file. 


Dell Update Package Instructions for FRMW_LX_R165842.BIN:

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 "./FRMW_LX_R165842.BIN --version" command from the shell.
2. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the above step before proceeding.
3. Run the update by executing "./FRMW_LX_R165842.BIN" from the shell.
4. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.


Dell Update Package Instructions for FRMW_WIN_R165842.EXE:

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.


Instructions for R165842-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.
   The Dell Bios Release Notes window appears.

GnuPG Signature of Dell Update Package Instructions for FRMW_LX_R165842.BIN.sign:

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, FRMW_LX_R165842.BIN.sign            
        

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