IBM BladeCenter(TM)-HT: System 8750(ALL), 8740(ALL)
Version 3.54V, Build ID: BPET54V Problem(s) Fixed:
Fixed an issue that caused the AMM to failover due to a buffer flow error caused by a double free call in one of the code libraries.
Fixed a problem that caused the AMM to display BladeCenter Graphics Expansion (BGE) Module instance numbers incorrectly in Blade configuration/status menu when three or more BGEs were attached to an HS22.
Fixed an issue where Blade Firmware VPD information was incorrect after two IMMs were reset simultaneously.
Fixed an issue that caused the Active Energy Manager to display incorrect values for slot power capping capabilities.
Corrected a problem that caused the AMM to display incorrect shortname description for Emulex 8 GB FC CIOV adapter.
Corrected an issue that caused chassis fans to ramp after updating chassis VPD information.
Fixed an issue where SOL status summary showed zero for IOM slot number when the daughter card is installed in a BladeCenter Graphics Expansion Module.
Fixed issue where chassis description in VPD summary table was incorrectly displayed.
Fixed a problem that caused repeating keystroke to be sent after exiting the remote console w/ left-alt.
Fixed issue that caused the RAIDed SAS Switch Module to not be reachable after power loss of BladeCenter-S chassis.
Fixed issue that prevented enabling DNS when IPv6 is disabled and all IPv6 configuration fields are hidden.
Fixed a problem which prevented restoring ICPM port configurations.
Added information for event 0x806f0a07 in AMM messages guide.
Corrected a problem that caused SOL Status to not be properly updated after an AMM backup and restore.
Fixed a problem that prevented restorating of SSH client public key (fourth key) after backup then restore of AMM configuration.
Fixed various cKVM issues and updated messaging in the event logs.
Fixed issue that prevented the user from generating a valid Client Key and Certificate Signing Request.
Corrected an issue that caused manual Call Home over FTP to fail.
Fixed an issue that prevented IPv6 functions on IOM configuration web page to display properly after hide then show.
Fixed switching from digital to analog modes for remote video.
Fixed a problem that caused FFDC data not to show the complete BOFM configuration.
Fixed CLI command to properly gather VPD information on IO Modules installed in an interposer.
Added an event when the AMM is unable to obtain an IPv4 DHCP address.
Fixed issue where chassis LED would not come on when a blade had a HW fault issue.
Fixed issue where user was unable to configure the IOM from the web UI.
Corrected a problem that caused the AMM to display incorrect MAC address for a cell blade.
Fixed issue where IO adapters were displaying Management adapter MAC addresses.
Added support for Emulex 10GbE Virtual Fabric Adapter Limitations:
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Version 3.54U, Build ID: BPET54U Problem(s) Fixed:
SNMP event ID 0x0002201B added to the external Advanced Management Module Messages Guide XML file.
Corrected a problem that caused the 14th HX5 blade in a chassis to fail to power on.
Fixed issue that caused the Certificate Signing Request (CSR) file to be truncated.
Fixed issue that retrieved BoFM Basic configuration was corrupted when upgraded to BBET54P.
Fixed problem that prevented CISCO switch modules from being set to protected mode.
Fixed issue that caused AMM to reset due to remote presence code error when AMM was restarted.
Fixed an issue where all blades lost BoFM when chassis power cycled.
Fixed issue where Power Blades were not displaying proper ranges in the HW VPD when BoFM is applied.
Version 3.54P, Build ID: BPET54P Problem(s) Fixed:
Corrected a problem that caused the AMM to intermittently fail to respond to SNMP GET requests.
Fixed an issue that caused the AMM to report Insufficient Power for blades after a chassis power cycle.
Corrected a problem that prevented the AMM from sending Events when there is a blown fuse on Fibre Channel Over Ethernet switch.
Corrected a problem that caused users to see "Unable to update device list" message when using Remote Console with multiple AMMs at the same firmware level.
Corrected information displayed in power domain help.
Updated command line interface so now ALL targets require a [slot_num].
Fixed a problem that caused the AMM Remote Control to incorrectly translate some keys of a French keyboard when using Linux OS.
Corrected a problem that caused the Hardware VPD page to show incorrect DIMM information.
Fixed a problem that caused the AMM to report POST TIMEOUT for Qlogic 4 Gig Fibre Switch after a chassis power cycle.
Fixed a probem that caused the System Status Page to display incorrect information if there are Blade Expansion Modules (BEMs) attached to a blade.
Fixed a problem that prevented AMM WEB login for LDAP SSL users.
Fixed an issue where DNS information does not get saved if IPv6 is disabled.
Fixed remote mapping of iMM floppy binary files.
Corrected a problem where AMM will not display Solid State Drive card IO compatibility without appropriate IO adapter also installed on blade.
Fixed a problem where SOL sessions could not be established.
Corrected a problem that caused blade service processor flash from failing itermittently.
Corrected a problem the prevented SSH users from logging in using 'root' userid.
Corrected a problem that caused FTP from 'root' userid to return incorrect directory information.
Corrected a problem that caused the AMM to display a blank line at the beginning of 'info' command output.
Fixed an issue that caused the AMM to incorrectly display the location for LEDs on the Memory Expansion Unit.
Corrected a problem that caused the AMM to unexpectedly fail over.
Enhanced CLI 'list' output to display 'Unavailable device[x]' for devices that are seen by AMM, but do not have additional information available.
Fixed issue where a power command sent using telnet may fail.
Fixed an issue that caused SMTP alerts to be rejected by Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 and 2007.
Fixed a problem that caused the AMM to incorrectly indicate that the management network was not available.
Added support for IBM BladeCenter PCI Express Gen 2 Expansion Blade
Added support for IBM BladeCenter MAX5 for BladeCenter, option PN 46M6973
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Version 3.54L, Build ID: BPET54L Problem(s) Fixed:
Corrected a problem that caused "No Fabric" status to be displayed for 44W4488 option daughter cards in a BCS chassis.
Corrected a problem where SNMP power commands were not returning state change immediately.
Fixed an issue that caused BladeServers to hang in discovery.
Fixed issue where the last BladeServer inserted into a chassis was not being properly discovered.
Corrected a problem where False IO Module insert and remove messages were generated when the Advanced Management Module (AMM) service data was accessed repeatedly.
Fixed a problem that caused "0x00022011 Primary MM USB keyboard/mouse emulation failed" events to be logged after copying configuration to an AMM.
Corrected a problem where CLI (Command Line Interface) command "info" for QS BladeServers failed to properly collect MAC address information of the BladeServer.
Fixed an issue that prevented HDD drive VPD information being shown on iMM based BladeServers.
Fixed a problem that prevented power domain help text to be displayed when clicking on power domain help topic using the web interface.
Fixed a problem that caused the AMM to reset or failover.
Fixed a security issue related to SSLv2 by limiting the supported encryption algorithms that are used for Web HTTPS to SSLv3 cipher suites only.
Added support for IBM BladeCenter HX5 (7872)
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Version 3.54G, Build ID: BPET54G Problem(s) Fixed:
Fixed an issue where when using Internet Explorer 6, the login user access scope may change unexpectedly.
Fixed a problem where AMM intermittently logs messages saying "Power allocated is higher than the power domain 1 capacity ".
Fixed an issue where blade BIOS menu display may appear too bright.
Corrected a problem where SMTP messages failed when first character of email address was numeric.
Fixed a problem which prevented users from creating multi-line trespass messages using the CLI interface.
MM Control > Network Interfaces page will now warn the user when the primary and standby amm are being configured with the same IPv4 static address.
Users of Internet Explorer 6 will be able to use the IO module ping, start session functions and launch IO Module web interface.
Fixed problem with Available Resources selector on Remote Drive control.
Legacy BladeServers now show up correctly on LED status page in web UI.
Fixed warning text in the Wizard for SNMP configuration.
Fixed a problem where the SNMP context did not display correctly when using IBM Director.
Added support for IBM BladeCenter PS 700/701/702 (8406)
The firmware update process has been enhanced and improved for usability.
Updated event log help text.
Improved navigation on Blade Open Fabric Manager configuration generation flow.
Updated help to explain why initial SNMP trap from AMM after boot may not have proper AMM IP address.
Updated copyright information on webpage to 2010.
Added CLI help entry for "monalertseg".
Blade Open Fabric Manager license key will now be part of the 'feature' command's output.
Added domain name for standby Advanced Management Module.
If stateless auto-config or DHCPv6 is enabled, but the AMM doesn't get addresses, the CLI will now print "Not available" rather than "Error getting....."
Added a new CLI command "scale" for scaling complex configuration.
Added "interconnect" to "info" command.
Added Standby AMM's Domain Name setting to configuration file.
FPGA firmware will show on the Firmware Web Page.
Use file:// .pkt and not tftp://127.0.0.1/ .txt when flashing from a local file. The new method does not require the file to be uploaded to the tftproot directory Critical Fixes:
Effective October 2010 Internet Explorer 6 (any version) will no longer be supported by the Advanced Management Firmware.
Version 3.54D, Build ID: BPET54DFixed an issue that caused BladeServers to hang in discovery. Problem(s) Fixed:
Fixed error message on Firmware VPD (Vital Product Data) page when the cKVM (concurrent Keyboard Video Mouse) card is present but not returning firmware data.
Fixed issue where different status was reported for the blade server in the System Status and Configuration Wizard pages.
Fixed issue where the SNMP trap destination address or hostname did not display correctly when using IBM Director.
Fixed a problem where the reload button on the firmware VPD page became inactive.
Fixed issue where changing the blade name to null flagged the wrong slot number.
Fixed issue where a SAS Zone became inactive after restarting a Non-RAIDed SAS Switch Module.
Fixed issue that caused Service Advisor to indicate email addresses were invalid when email addresses started with non-numeric characters.
Fixed issue where SNMP responses for double-wide server blades were not returned with the correct values for the blades.
Fixed problem with cKVM (concurrent Keyboard Video Mouse) adapter VPD (Vital Product Data) not showing up on the firmware VPD page correctly.
Fixed issue where power domain settings were not being properly migrated from Management Module settings to Advanced Management Module settings.
Fixed issue which caused the AMM to stop responding to SNMP requests.
Fixed an issue that caused a firmware update of standby AMM to fail if DHCP is being used.
Fixed an issue that caused the AMM to reset. In some cases Event Log would show 'watchdog timout' message just before reset.
Advanced Management Module now supports the IPv6 protocol.
Added support for blade power-on policy upon chassis or Advanced Management Module restart.
Added warning on Network Interfaces page informing users when the primary and standby Advanced Management Modules are being configured with the same static IPv4 address.
The domain name for the standby Advanced Management Module can now be configured by the user.
The Network Interfaces page will now wait until the standby Advanced Management Module is completely ready before showing information for it.
Enhanced the Advanced Management Module system name to update every sixty seconds to account for changes made on the General settings page without requiring reloading the main page.
Navigation through the time set flow now retains knowledge of the referring web page.
Users can now choose DHCP as the network address configuration method for I/O modules which support it.
The SSH DSA key size is now 1024 bits to conform with FIPS 186-2.
The help text has been updated to explain why port 13991 is open for IBM Director alerts.
The enhanced alerts setting is now set by default.
Added support for remote USB flashkey mounting.
JRE support statement has been updated in the Web/UI help text.
Added remote USB flash-Key Image (uki) file support.
Added new license checking for Open Fabric Manager (OFM).
Added support for DNSv6 to the CLI (Command Line Interface).
Added IPv6 support for I/O modules.
Added port width, cable length, cable compatibility and protocol fields for I/O Modules that support EHCM.
Any CLI command that transfers a file to a TFTP server now accepts both IPv4 and IPv6 addresses for the server.
Added a -apply option to the feature cmd to upload and apply a license file.
Added -retrieve option to feature cmd
I/O modules now accept the -up/-down options for the ifconfig command, and now display Enabled/Disabled in their output.
Added enhancements to improve flashing of HS22 server blades.
All syslog events are now sent to the registered syslog servers.
Update hostname and domainname to conform to ipv6 format.
Invalid DIMM data will not be displayed on the Hardware VPD page.
Storage Drives will appear on Hardware VPD.
Chassis Internal Network feature now supports IPv6.
Added feature to compare blade firmware levels to firmware levels specified in a file.
Added support for IBM BladeCenter HS22V.
Start CLI/Web Session page under I/O Module Tasks -> Configuration does not support Internet Explorer 6 or Internet Explorer 7 web browsers. Information around how to work around the issue has been added to the page.
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Version 2.50K, Build ID: BPET50K Problem(s) Fixed:
Fixed an issue that caused AMM to reset when issuing 'list -l' command.
Fixed synchronization issue between standby and primary Advanced Management Module after a reset.
Fixed background flash issue on secondary AMM.
Fixed issue where AMM reset because memory resources were not released after flashing that involved a ftp or tftp update.
Fixed issue where a Server Connectivity Module could not be managed by telnet and web session.
Fixed a problem where the SNMP trap destination address or hostname did not display correctly when using IBM Systems Director.
Fixed a problem where the SNMP context did not display correctly when using IBM Systems Director.
Fixed an issue where "no fabric" message was incorrectly displayed when using 2/4 port ethernet expansion card P/N 44W4479.
Fixed problem that would not allow users to access IOMs from blades via chassis internal network path.
Fixed issue preventing login to the AMM via web or telnet.
Fixed issue where AMM did not always update chassis UUID information in the blade VPD when the user modified chassis UUID from the AMM UI (and rebooted the AMM).
Added support for blade power on policy upon chassis restart.
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Version 2.50G, Build ID: BPET50G Problem(s) Fixed:
Fixed an issue where daughter cards would not display proper port information after BOFM is applied.
Corrected a problem where Hard Disk Drive (HDD) will now show on Hardware VPD page when inserted to or removed from an HS22 blade.
Fixed a problem where HW Information page title did not match menu.
Fixed display errors in Service Advisor.
remoteAccessIdEntryEncodedLoginPw has been deprecated and will now only return '********'
Corrected a problem where certain events failed to be logged.
Fixed an issue where blade status page failed to show all daughter cards of blades
Fixed an issue where Advanced Management Module (AMM) external IP was not sent to FSP based blades.
Fixed problem which prevented Remote ISO file mounting on Linux clients.
Corrected a problem where page refresh buttons failed to work after clicking in-page links.
Fixed a problem where PHP error messages no longer displayed when flashing Intelligent Copper Passthru Module (ICPM) switch.
Fixed an issue where DIMMs would not show in the correct slot and order when discovered by the AMM on the Hardware VPD page.
Fixed an issue where incorrect CPU rate info was displayed in SNMP "fuel gauge" section of MIB.
Fixed issue where enabling SNMPv1 from CLI or SNMP did not take affect until restart.
Fixed display problems when BladeCenter Open Fabric manager (BOFM) apply to blades fails.
Corrected an issue where Remote Presence Help Text was missing detail for Console Redirect feature.
Fixed issue where SNMP agent no longer responds to requests.
Fixed issue where standby network would become active if it had the duplicate IP address of the active network.
When a user applies BOFM the correct BOFM addresses will now show under Configuration menu under Blade Tasks for the QLogic 2-port 10Gb Converged Network Adapter (CFFh) for IBM BladeCenter.
Fixed a problem where an improperly formatted TCP Command Mode request could cause the AMM to restart.
Corrected a problem where RAID portion of RSSM switch incorrectly showed ability to provide a WEB session. Only Telnet is supported. Fixed problem where I/O compatibility details table was empty.
Fixed a problem where Inventory information on OEM blades was not correctly displayed.
Fixed a problem where the size of an internal errorlog file was not correctly limited.
Corrected an issue where folders present in the AMM local storage volatile folder were not removed whenever the AMM was restarted.
Fixed an issue where when a user received a Battery Low recovery log, the Event Log did not show "low recovered" at the end of the string.
Fixed security vulnerabilities.
Fixed flash progress indicator issue for Firefox users.
Fixed issue where MUX failover action did not occur properly and implied failover to MUX2 was also failing over to AMM2.
Fixed RAID portion of RSSM switch incorrectly showed ability to provide a WEB session. Only Telnet is supported.
Provide 'boot to SMS menu' option for JS12, JS22, JS23 and JS43 blades.
Reset command added -sms option for blades that support resetting to the SMS menu.
Added firmware update support for Copper Passthru Modules (CPMs), Intelligent Copper Passthru Modules (ICPMs), and Optical Passthru Modules (OPMs).
Added output warning information when changing tftp port to a non-default value.
Improved help for command line usage of remote presence launcher.
Added new level of targets - "be" can now have "exp" and "hsec" children in the CLI.
AMM now sends I/O Module Network Time Protocol (NTP) Client configuration if I/O Module supports NTPC.
Improved clarity on OFM tab of Blade Configuration.
Service advisor email limit of 30 chars raised by 1 to 31.
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Version 2.50C, Build ID: BPET50C Problem(s) Fixed:
Fixed an issue that prevented the AMM from logging blade system boot messages.
Fixed an issue which caused the AMM to return incorrect SNMP data for IDs such as bladeAndExpCardWwnGuidVpdType.
Fixed an issue that caused the AMM to display an incorrect MAC address for a daughter card.
Fixed an issue that caused the AMM to reset.
Fixed issue where the Advanced Management Module (AMM) Command Line Interface (CLI) "health" command did not always handle the -T option properly.
Fixed issue on the AMM User Interfaces (UIs): CLI, web Graphical User Interface (GUI), and remote control applet where the UI did not display the correct power state for a blade when the blade was in hibernate or standby mode.
Corrected limitation to allow a 63 byte entry in the Syslog Collector Fully Qualified Hostname.
Fixed issue where a switch inserted into a slot that previously had a Server Connectivity Module will have an IP address of 192.199.199.x.
Fixed problem with Remote Drive ownership of uploaded IMG file.
Fixed problem where a non-standard Trivial File Transport Protocol (TFTP) port could not be used in the Universal Resource Indicator (URI) when trying to flash a blade.
Fixed issue where only the first Media Access Control address (MAC address) on a Chelsio High Speed Daughter Card (HSDC) was being displayed in Vital Product Data (VPD).
Fixed issue where the display “software property” SMASH command would timeout and return an incomplete result.
Fixed an issue where the remote control video list would display a duplicate blade after removal and re-insertion of blade in chassis.
Fixed issue where chassis component type and model number info were missing in the CLI commands.
Fixed issue in the email alert system name which sometimes showed up garbled.
Fixed problem that prevented blade faults from appearing on the system status summary at the top.
Fixed issue where System Status icons were not always in sync with each other on the same page.
Fixed issue with power capping limit of multi-wide JS series blades which support soft power capping.
Fixed issue with mounting empty CD drive to HS22 blade using Remote Disk feature
Fixed issue where “Restore Defaults” button in Remote Presence applet was not restoring all defaults.
Fixed issue on BC-T chassis where CLI “led” command was displaying non-Telco related output.
Fixed issue where CLI could only target on High Speed Expansion Card in the “list” or “info” commands.
Fixed problem where Simple Network management Protocol (SNMP) did not correctly return the blower speed Revolutions per Minute (RPM) and blower controller state for a BCS chassis.
CLI command “info-T system” now displays the correct hardware revision on a BCS chassis.
Fixed issue in SNMP so that ncHardwareVpdTable, ncStatusLEDsTable and ncReqTable objects in the mmblade.mib are now deprecated.
Fixed issue where AM (Armenia) was the default country selection in Service Advisor. Default country is now blank and user is required to choose a country.
Removed Paraguay and Bolivia from the list of countries listed under the Service Advisor settings.
Sun JRE 1.6 is now supported in the Remote Presence Applet.
User can now change the AMM’s FTP server port number without requiring a reboot of the AMM.
User is now provided with a summary of the different firmware levels running on the same chassis for the same types of blades.
Changes to the SNMP objects snmpAgentPortAssignment.0 and snmpTrapsPortAssignment.0 now happen after a few seconds and no longer require a reboot of the AMM.
Changes to SNMP via the CLI command "snmp" no longer require a reboot of the AMM.
AMM will alter its power calculations to reflect current capping levels. The new calculations will take into account the extra power available from capped blades and use those values when making power decisions on the chassis.
Changed separator used for multiple email addresses configured in an email alert recipient list from colon (‘:’) to a comma (‘,’).
Blades in kernel mode will now be displayed in the pulldown list on the blade firmware update page.
Added an event description and recommendation action to events listed in the event log and System Status Summary.
Added the ability to perform a screen-capture of the remote control screen and save it to a file.
Added timestamps to events represented in the System Status Summary.
User can now view video beneath the toolbar and can customize the translucency of the toolbar to their needs.
Added MAC addresses and unique IDs to the info output for the HSEC target in the CLI interface.
AMM will now allow all switches to power-up for data traffic regardless of the AMM network status.
Added a button to Network Protocols-> Syslog section of the web page to allow a test syslog packet to be sent to the syslog server. This allows customers to verify they have configured the syslog server information correctly.
Firmware VPD for the BCS storage module disk drives is now visible on the web under the main HW VPD topology screen.
Added a short delay to the CLI AMM reset command in order to allow the user to logoff/exit. This will prevent the SSH/Telnet connection from hanging.
Failure messages sent via IBM Call Home have been enhanced.
Users can now select 0 (zero) for the “Number of simultaneous active sessions for LDAP users” in the Account Security Management section of the AMM web page.
Enhanced the Remote Chassis page to help screen reader users.
Enhanced the Hardware VPD pages to help screen reader users.
Enhanced the Event Logs pages to help screen reader users.
Enhanced the Configuration Wizard to address accessibility issues.
Users can now use repeat keys in Remote Presence SoftKey programmer.
Enhanced the configuration save/restore process to accommodate all users. The configuration worksheet can be filled out in the browser prior to printing.
Service Advisor related web pages have been updated and enhanced.
Log only error messages are now converted to events.
Users can now receive all events as notification messages (alerts).
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Version 2.48N, Build ID: BPET48N Problem(s) Fixed:
Fixed an issue where the Advanced Management Module (AMM) may restart or failover. Failover may be accompanied by a message such as "watchdog timer expired" or "Primary MM external Management bus timed out".'
Fixed a problem where the mouse pointer will jump out of the Remote Console window if If a user shrinks the Remote Control window down.
Corrected an issue where the Advanced Management Module (AMM) shows incorrect information about the external and internal port LEDs of 10Gb Passthru module for IBM BladeCenter.
Fixed two issues when setting Network Time Protocol (NTP): fail to set NTP v3 key index to "65535" and saving 63 character NTP server host names.
Corrected a problem where the Command Line Interface (CLI) "info" command doesn't display chassis model number.
The Advanced Management Module (AMM) runs a file system check on the RDoC.
Fixed an issue where a firmware update of the Advanced Management Module (AMM) failed.
Fixed a problem where the Open Fabric Manager web page may hang when appending the configuration to an existing file named "bofm.csv".
Changed the Location LED behavior so that the Advanced Management Module preserves the location LED remains on after an AMM switch over.
Fixed an issue where the USB ports and DVD drives in the medi
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