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Seagate SAS ST9500430SS firmware version DS66.

This release contains firmware version DS66 for Seagate 7.2K SAS 2.5 500GB 6Gb Hard Drive. Drive model ST9500430SS.

Fixes & Enhancements

Resolves a performance issue that can occur when running background scans
Resolves a rare issue that can cause drive to hang on power cycle
Resolves an issue with dual port configurations when receiving same command on both ports
Improved drive connectivity
Improved error handling
Improved SMART error logging

Version

Version DS66, A06

Release date

20 Jan 2014

Last Updated

20 Jan 2014

Importance

Urgent

Available formats

File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:SAS-Drive_Firmware_5WTTD_WN32_DS66_A06.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 5MB
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Compatible Systems

Supported Operating Systems

Novell SuSE Linux ES 11
MS Windows 2008 x64
Red Hat Ent Linux 4.5
Red Hat Ent Linux 4.6
Suse Linux ES 9
Suse Linux ES 10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.5
Red Hat Ent Linux 4.7
Red Hat Ent Linux 5.2
Red Hat Ent Linux 6
Red Hat Ent Linux 5
Novell SuSE Linux ES 10
MS Windows 2008 x86
MS Windows Server 2003
MS Windows 2008 R2
MS Windows 2003 x64

Applies to

Seagate SAS ST9500430SS

Installation instructions

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.

Important Information

This update will not run if any of the following conditions exist
1. Any Virtual Disk that is not optimal.
2. A RAID container that is performing a Background Initialization or Consistency Check.
3. A Rebuild, Resync, or copyback function is taking place.
4. A RAID set that is Partially Degraded or in a Degraded state.

This update will run on drives remaining in a RAID set that is in a Offline state.

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