Re: MS2024 firmware upgrade (135 Views)
Reply
Occasional Contributor
AndrewDu
Posts: 7
Registered: ‎05-27-2013
Message 1 of 2 (177 Views)

MS2024 firmware upgrade

This is an MSL2024 with two FC-attached LTO5 drives.

 

Using Library and Tape tools 4.15.

 

Firmware is v. 5.5 which lists as out of date.

 

The utility identifies v 6.0 as the current one and downloads the file to the local store.

 

However I cannot update is as it now shows "wrong personality"

 

What's the issue here? How should I proceed, if at all?

Please use plain text.
HP Pro
Daryl_G
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎07-26-2011
Message 2 of 2 (135 Views)

Re: MS2024 firmware upgrade

There are alternate ways to upgrade the firmware on the MSL2024.

 

  • Remote management interface (RMI).
  • Operator control panel (OCP) using a USB flash drive.
  • HP Library and Tape Tools (L&TT).

 

To upgrade firmware from the RMI:

  1. Download current firmware using HP Library & Tape Tools or from the HP support website: http://www.hp.com/support/storage.
  2. Log into the RMI as the administrator user.
  3. In the Support: Firmware page, browse to the location of the firmware file.
  4. Click Update.

  To upgrade firmware from the OCP using a USB flash drive:

  • Download current firmware using HP Library & Tape Tools or from the HP support website: http://www.hp.com/support/storage. Copy the firmware onto the USB flash drive.
  • Insert the USB flash drive into the USB port on the back of the library.
  • From the Support menu, select FW Upgrade > By USB.
  • Select the library as the target for the upgrade, and select the filename of the firmware.
  • Click Upgrade.
  • When the upgrade is complete, remove the USB flash drive from the USB port.

 

If you still have issues in upgrading the firmware from the RMI and the OCP,  I would suggest to try upgrading the firmwares to firmware versions 5.70 (both library and drives) first and then try to go to 6.00.

 

 

I work for HP.
Please use plain text.
The opinions expressed above are the personal opinions of the authors, not of HP. By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation