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Dell DRAC5 1.6
The release is aimed at upgrading expiring DRAC5 certificates, feature additions and known issue fixes.
Release Date 5/25/2012
Importance: Recommended
Version: 1.60,A00

The following formats are available for the file you have selected

File Format: GnuPG Signature for Linux Update Package Download File Download File
File Name:

Systems-Management_Firmware_C9W60_LN32_1.60_A00.BIN.sign

Description: The GnuPG signature for Red Hat Linux Update Package can be used to authenticate Dell's identity in the correlated Red Hat Linux Update Package.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 0.2KB

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

f_drac5v160_A00.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: 17MB

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

readme_d5160_A00.txt

Description: This file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 42KB

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

Systems-Management_Firmware_C9W60_WN32_1.60_A00.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: 22MB

File Format: Update Package for Red Hat Linux Download File Download File
File Name:

Systems-Management_Firmware_C9W60_LN32_1.60_A00.BIN

Description: Dell Update Packages for Linux can be used as stand-alone applications that ensure that specific validation criteria are met, then apply an update.
Note: Update Packages for Linux are open source. See the Dell Update Packages for Linux Readme for details.
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 21MB

Previous Versions

No previous version available.

Description

The release is aimed at upgrading expiring DRAC5 certificates, feature additions and known issue fixes.

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

A portion of this software may contain or consist of open source software, which you can use under the terms and conditions of the specific license under which the open source software is distributed. Under certain open source software licenses, you are also entitled to obtain the corresponding source files. You may find corresponding source files for this program at http://linux.dell.com/files

Compatibility

Systems
PowerEdge 1900
PowerEdge 1950
PowerEdge 2900
PowerEdge 2950
PowerEdge 2970
PowerEdge 6950
PowerEdge R300
PowerEdge R805
PowerEdge R900
PowerEdge R905
PowerEdge T300
PowerEdge T605
PowerVault DL2000
PowerVault DP500
PowerVault DP600
PowerVault NF500
PowerVault NF600
PowerVault NX1950
Operating Systems
Not Applicable

Applies to

  • Remote Access Controller - DRAC 5

Fixes & Enhancements

Enhancements: - VKVM Plugin backward compatibility and multiple user privileges feature addition. - Porting of OpenSSL 1.0.0a. - New Operating Systems support.Please check readme for more details on supported Operating Systems.

Installation instructions

            
Instructions for RAC_FRMW_LX_R298944.BIN:

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 ./RAC_FRMW_LX_R298944.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 ./RAC_FRMW_LX_R298944.BIN from the shell. 
4. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update. 

Instructions for RAC_FRMW_WIN_R298944.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 readme_d5160_A00.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.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------Using RACADM Command line interface to Update Firmware: 
-------------------------------------------------------
1. Download the self extracting zip file to the server 
   with RAC installed. 
2. Extract the update files to the c:\temp directory. 
3. Open a command shell window on the server with the RAC
   hardware and update file.
4. In the command shell, enter the following racadm command.

   racadm fwupdate -p -u -d c:\temp

   -p: upload the update file from path specified using -d opt.
   -u: update RAC after loading new firmware.
   -d: path of firmware update file location. This path should
       not have the filename.

5. After the update completes, the RAC will reset.


Using RAC GUI Firmware Update Interface: 
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1. Download the self extracting zip file to your TFTP
   server.
2. Extract the update files to a public directory on
   your TFTP server. 
3. Open supported internet browser on server with RAC.
4. Enter the IP address of the RAC in the URL address 
   line and hit enter. This will open a login window 
   to the RAC. Use one of the following methods to 
   determine the IP address of the RAC if it is not 
   known:
   a. Entering the following command in a shell window will 
  display the RAC IP address: racadm getsysinfo -d
   b. Start Server Administrator (from icon on desktop) 
      and click on the Remote Access Controller. The 
      IP address will be in the properties window.
5. Enter the RAC USERNAME and RAC PASSWORD in the login 
   window.
6. Once logged into the RAC GUI, update your firmware by
   performing the following steps: 
   a. From the RAC GUI main window, click the Update tab.
      This will display the Firmware Update screen.
   b. From the Firmware Update screen, enter the 
      path where the RAC update file reside on your TFTP 
      server. If the image file resides in the root 
      directory of your TFTP server, leave it blank.
      (Example: RACFW\V1.0\)            
        

Checksum

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MD5:
fd229dfe860f119fe3e8667a849acd48
f_drac5v160_A00.exe
SHA1:
8c6b269b897f37f990d9d3aa48e1eb5f74e5211e
f_drac5v160_A00.exe
SHA-256:
Not Available
f_drac5v160_A00.exe

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