Re: Impossible to boot on AIX 5.2 Vol1 of 6 CD
From: Marc Lefebvre (Marc_Lefebvre_at_bmc.com)
Date: Tue, 23 Dec 2003 13:07:26 -0000
When you say: Model Architecture: chrp
Which models are these? Are all the pSeries machines this kind of model?
Thank you for your help.
"Andreas Schulze" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> "Marc Lefebvre" <Marc_Lefebvre@bmc.com> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
> > Hi,
> > My machine says it is an IBM model 7042.
> > The fwversion indicated by the "lsattr -l sys0 -E" command gives 0.1.
> > Is there something I can do to install AIX 5.2?
> > Do I have to upgrade the firmware version?
> > If yes, where do I have to look to get a newer version?
> > Thanks.
> > Marc.
> Hi Marc,
> plattform needs to be chrp:
> # lscfg -v |grep "Model Architecture"
> Model Architecture: chrp
> Anything else will not do with 5.2. E.g. with "rspc" or "rs6k" you will be
> stuck with 5.1. Should you happen to use specific old hardware components
> (e.g. 3COM905TX Ethernetadapter IIRC etc.) you will be stuck even with
> 4.3.3. Search IBM website for details.