3 Replies Latest reply on Aug 1, 2016 3:44 AM by molli123

    nvmupdate on X710-da4 fails




      I have 6 identical systems with X710-DA4. 4 came with NVM 4.42 and could be upgraded to 5.04 without Problems. 2 have 4.53 and when trying to update, I get: Device not found. Is there a way to downgrade to 4.42 first so I could install 5.04?


      test186:~/Linux_x64 # ./nvmupdate64e


      Intel(R) Ethernet NVM Update Tool

      NVMUpdate version

      Copyright (C) 2013 - 2016 Intel Corporation.



      WARNING: To avoid damage to your device, do not stop the update or reboot or power off the system during this update.

      Inventory in progress. Please wait [|.........]



      Num Description                            Device-Id B:D   Adapter Status

      === ====================================== ========= ===== ====================

      01) Intel(R) Ethernet Converged Network Ad 8086-1572 02:00 Update not available

      02) Intel(R) I210 Gigabit Network Connecti 8086-1533 03:00 Update not available

      03) Intel(R) I210 Gigabit Network Connecti 8086-1533 04:00 Update not available



      Tool execution completed with the following status: Device not found

      Press any key to exit.

      test186:~/Linux_x64 # uname -a

      Linux test186 4.7.0-27-default #1 SMP PREEMPT Fri Jul 29 16:12:58 CEST 2016 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux

      test186:~/Linux_x64 # modinfo i40e

      filename:       /lib/modules/4.7.0-27-default/kernel/drivers/net/ethernet/intel/i40e/i40e.ko

      version:        1.5.16-k

      license:        GPL