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SLE10 SP1 based products fail to boot properly on HP P400 SAS Controller

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 Support Pack 1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 Support Pack 1


After the initial installation the system boots from hard disk to continue with the configuration of the SLE10 SP1 installation. The boot process stops with the message:

ERROR: Invalid Optcode


Please update the firmware of the HP P400 SAS controller to version 4.12.


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  • Document ID:3510039
  • Creation Date: 06-Mar-2008
  • Modified Date:24-Mar-2021
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

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