Proliant 5000 sever Fbsd 5.4 (re)boot problem
tedm at toybox.placo.com
Wed Aug 31 06:01:48 GMT 2005
>From: owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
>[mailto:owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org]On Behalf Of Vizion
>Sent: Tuesday, August 30, 2005 4:21 PM
>To: freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
>Cc: Robert Slade
>Subject: Re: Proliant 5000 sever Fbsd 5.4 (re)boot problem
>Did you follow my suggestion and search the HP resources with
>freebsd and your
>model. I have had the same problem myself I am pretty certain
>it was fixed
>by changes using the Proliant Essrntial Foundation Pack.. but
>my memory may
>not be accurate.
Yeah, what a awful design! You have to load an entire full-blown
Windows install just to update the microcode in the SCSI raid
controller. I saw they had done this the last time I setup a
Compaq server and nearly barfed.
You can still firmware update the machines' BIOS with a bootable
floppy but that's it. To get anything else, helo Windows!
At least you get the satisfaction of scratching it off once you've
done the update.
No virus found in this outgoing message.
Checked by AVG Anti-Virus.
Version: 7.0.344 / Virus Database: 267.10.17/85 - Release Date: 8/30/2005
More information about the freebsd-questions