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Dell Backplane Firmware, A02

The Backplane (BP) Embedded Server Management (ESM) flash utility is a
tool to update firmware(FW) to the Backplane.

Fixes & Enhancements

- Prevent occasionally backplane not responding to I2C commands if the
backplane was reset (SCSI reset) during an I2C transmission.

- Enable BP GEM controller to reset on SCSI reset.

- Prevent LM75 lockup if communication should fail.

Version

Version A02, A02

Release date

31 Dec 2002

Last Updated

03 Nov 2011

Importance

Recommended

Available formats

File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:PV775N-ESM-WIN-A02.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 1MB
Format DescriptionDell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 32bit format have been designed to run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. Dell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 64bit format will only run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. When selecting a device driver update be sure to select the one that is appropriate for your operating system.
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File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:PV775N-ESMA02.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 113KB
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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Supported Operating Systems

Not Applicable

Applies to

Backplane Firmware
PowerEdge C5125 On Board Video

Installation instructions

Default Instructions for PV775N-ESMA02.exe:

1. Download the utility to a directory on your hard drive. The file
downloaded is a self-extracting executable.
2. Execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions.
3. After the files have been unpacked, you may delete the self-extracting
file downloaded in step 1.

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HOW TO START

MS-DOS Version

1. Change to the directory where the utility program files are saved.
2. At the MS-DOS prompt, type "SMFLSH4" (no quotation marks) followed by
the options and press Enter.

Windows NT/2000 Version

This version of the utility, "SMFLSH4NT.EXE", can be run from an MS-DOS
window under Windows NT/2000 ONLY if DELL HardWare Instrumentation
Package or DELL Open Manage Server Agent is INSTALLED and RUNNING on the
system. To run "SMFLSH4NT.EXE", do the following at an MS-DOS window:

1. Change to the directory where the utility program files are saved.
2. Run the "SMFLSH4NT" utility followed by the applicable options.

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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).