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Driver Details

Avocent iKVM, v.1.0.1.1, A03

Avocent Integrated KVM(iKVM) switch module firmware for the Dell M1000e server chassis

Version

  • Version 1.0.1.1, A03

Compatibility

Compatible Systems
Supported Operating Systems
  • Not Applicable

Applies to

iKVM;

Date

Release date
07 Oct 2008
Last Updated
29 May 2013

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.

Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:A03_ikvm_1011_fw.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 6MB
Format DescriptionThis 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.
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To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
1f45ef9f3635ba47cfbb1ade3ee90cf7
SHA1:
Not available
SHA-256:
Not available
File Format:Modular Chassis Package Signature
File Name:A03_ikvm_1011_fw.exe.sign
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 0.2KB
Format DescriptionThe signature for Dell Packages for Chassis Management Controller (CMC) can be used to authenticate Dell's identity in the correlated Package for CMC. You can download the Dell public GnuPG key by navigating to Dell | Linux Web Site.
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MD5:
6a68c4f2e1390b8387cf7928a7aa97b9
SHA1:
Not available
SHA-256:
Not available
File Format:Rel-Notes-Text
File Name:A03_ikvm_1011_readme.txt
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 6KB
Format DescriptionThis file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
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MD5:
f65f343cea03e4b8fce55faa2bfa8377
SHA1:
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SHA-256:
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By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.


Fixes & Enhancements

fixes:
- iKVM under Avocent DSR products shows incorrect names in DSR On Board Web Interface

Installation instructions

Custom Instructions for A03_ikvm_1011_fw.exe:

===================================================================
UPDATING THE FIRMWARE USING THE CMC WEB-BASED USER INTERFACE
===================================================================

1. Extract the "ikvm.bin" file from the firmware update package and
copy the file to a local or shared network directory.

2. Open a CMC supported Web browser and log on to the CMC Web
user interface.

3. Click Chassis in the system tree.

4. Click the Update tab. The Updatable Components page displays.

5. Click iKVM. The Firmware Update page displays.

6. In the Value field, type the path on your management station or
shared network where the firmware image file resides, or click
Browse to navigate to the file location.

NOTE: The default iKVM firmware image name is "ikvm.bin"; however, you
can rename the iKVM firmware image.

7. Click Update. A dialog box appears asking you to confirm the
action.

8. Click Yes to continue.
NOTE: The update may take up to a minute.

When the update is complete, iKVM resets.

===================================================================
UPDATING THE FIRMWARE USING THE COMMAND LINE INTERFACE (CLI)
===================================================================

1. Extract the "ikvm.bin" file from the firmware update
package and copy the file to a TFTP server root directory.

2. Log on to the CMC Telnet/SSH interface.

3. From the Telnet/SSH interface, issue the "racadm fwupdate"
command.

For example:

racadm fwupdate -gu -a 192.168.1.1 -d ikvm.bin -m kvm

NOTE: The TFTP download and firmware update process may take
several minutes to complete.
NOTE: The IP address specified above is to the TFTP server where the firmware binary is located.

After the update completes, the iKVM resets.

Custom Instructions for A03_ikvm_1011_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.

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