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Dell SAS Backplane Firmware, v.1.05, A01
Backplane FW version 1.05.
Release Date: 6/28/2011
Importance: Recommended
Version: 1.05,A01

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

ESM_Firmware_9WH0P_WN32_1.05_A01.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

Backplane FW version 1.05.

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

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Compatibility

Systems
PowerEdge 1950
PowerEdge 2900
PowerEdge 2950
PowerEdge 2970
PowerEdge 6950
PowerVault DL2000
PowerVault NX1950
Operating Systems
Not Applicable

Applies to

  • SAS Backplane Firmware

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes: 1. SAS Backplane does not provide FRU data via SCSI Commands 2. Controller cache for Enclosure Status not updated on BAD PHY condition 3. Check condition SCSI status returned when request sense is processed 4. Configuration page returns Vendor ID and Product ID different from inquiry data 5. BP FW need to change the strapping to support new platform Enhancements: N/A

Installation instructions

            
Dell Update Package Instructions for ESM_FRMW_LX_R149431.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 "./ESM_FRMW_LX_R149431.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 "./ESM_FRMW_LX_R149431.BIN" from the shell.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.


--------------------------------------------------------------------------------Dell Update Package Instructions for ESM_FRMW_WIN_R149431.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. 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.


--------------------------------------------------------------------------------GnuPG Signature of Dell Update Package Instructions for ESM_FRMW_LX_R149431.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, ESM_FRMW_LX_R149431.BIN.sign            
        

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MD5:
ca90b8eed3cfa83e4d3fb85e33220252
ESM_Firmware_9WH0P_WN32_1.05_A01.EXE
SHA1:
f338856e351c9a6a1df8ab589bd19ab57275d743
ESM_Firmware_9WH0P_WN32_1.05_A01.EXE
SHA-256:
9487d5ced9854c06130051ab06f53acf73ddbb713db36bfdab1a156bb0a764c4
ESM_Firmware_9WH0P_WN32_1.05_A01.EXE

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