Firmware service packs provide fixes and enhancements within a specific release.
This tutorial provides the following information: In the following sections, let’s go through in detail covering all the topics highlighted above.
On the page as shown in Figure 3.6, specify the machine serial number and click Continue.
Steps for updating system with update ux
Fields in figure 1.2 are described below: This displays the numerical identifier of the engineering change (EC) that shows the system and GA level.
It has the format of PPNNSSS, where: This displays the LIC types associated with the selected target.
As per the example shown in Figure 3.0, the machine type and model used is: 8203-E4A.
Select the appropriate machine type of your choice and continue.
We will use the View system information option to get the current system firmware information.
We will be using this information in IBM Fix Central to obtain information on the latest firmware updates or upgrades available for the system and proceed with the firmware update or upgrade to newer release using the instructions described in the following sections.
The example in Figure 3.1 shows all available options to select the fix.
Users can choose the required Power option for system firmware. If users are aware of the specific firmware level, then they can select the necessary option directly or select the latest.
This displays the LIC level that is activated and loaded into memory (for example, from a level 5 to level 7). Generally, this is the level of code on the permanent side (p-side).