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Dell PowerVault 122T LTO-2 Autoloader, v.K17R-53Y3, A03
This release includes Drive firmware 53Y3 and Changer firmware K17R. The utility to update firmware is DFU.
Release Date 10/7/2005
Importance: Recommended
Version: K17R-53Y3,A03 See Previous Versions

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Description: This file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, and then run (double-click) it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 1MB

Previous Versions

K17R-53Y3, A02
<ul><li><b>Vendor Version :</b> K17R-53Y3</li><li><b>Dell Version :</b> A02</li></ul>
9/30/2005 5:57:45 PM


This release includes Drive firmware 53Y3 and Changer firmware K17R. The utility to update firmware is DFU.

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

Linux application will only function on RHEL 3 with GCC libraries 3.2.3 and up. Tape devices attached to earlier Linux releases will need to be moved to a supported version of Linux or a Windows system to update.


PowerEdge 1650
PowerEdge 1750
PowerEdge 1800
PowerEdge 1850
PowerEdge 2500
PowerEdge 2500SC
PowerEdge 2550
PowerEdge 2600
PowerEdge 2650
PowerEdge 2800
PowerEdge 2850
PowerEdge 4400
PowerEdge 4600
PowerEdge 6400
PowerEdge 6450
PowerEdge 650
PowerEdge 6600
PowerEdge 6650
PowerEdge 6800
PowerEdge 6850
PowerEdge 750
PowerEdge 800
PowerEdge 830
PowerEdge 8450
PowerEdge 850
PowerVault 122T LTO (Autoloader)
PowerVault 725N (Rackmount NAS Appliance)
PowerVault 745N
Operating Systems
Red Hat Ent Linux 2.1
Red Hat Ent Linux 3
Red Hat Ent Linux 4
Suse Linux ES 9
Red Hat Linux 6.1
Red Hat Linux 6.2
Red Hat Linux 7.0
Novell Netware
MS Windows Server 2003
MS Windows NT 4.0
MS Windows 2000
MS Windows 2003 x64

Applies to

  • KIT,TB,200/400GB,2U,PV122T,V3
  • KIT,TB,200/400GB,BRCD,122T,V3

Fixes & Enhancements

Initial Release

Installation instructions

Custom Instructions for R109805.tar.gz:

1. download the file to a local directory.
2. type the command to extract: tar -zxvf R109805.tar.gz
3. go to the linux directory and type: ./DFU to start the application.
Hard Drive Installation (via WinZip) with HTML Pop-Up Window for 

1.Click Download Now, to download the file.
2.When the File Download window appears, click Save this program to 
disk (Windows XP users, click Save) and click OK.  The Save In: window 
3.From the Save In: field, click the down arrow then click to 
select Desktop and click Save.  The file will download to your desktop.
4.If the Download Complete window appears, click Close.  The file 
name icon appears on your desktop.

1.Double-click the new icon on the desktop labeled R109805.EXE.  
The Self-Extractor window appears. 
2.Click OK or Continue.
The Self-Extracting Driver Installation window appears and prompts to 
extract files to C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R109805. 
3.Leave all of the default settings and click Unzip or OK.  If the 
directory doesn't exist, you'll be prompted to create one. Click Yes. A 
Self Extractor window appears and indicates C:\DELL\DRIVERS\R109805 files were 
4.Click OK.
Follow the on-screen installation instructions in the window.

HTML Pop-Up With Install Now Button
1.The Dell Software Installation Documentation window appears. 
2.Click the Install Now button.   A File Download window appears. 
3.Click Run this program from its current location and click OK.  
The Security Warning window appears. 
4.Click Yes.  The InstallShield Wizard window appears. 
5.Follow the on-screen instructions.            


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