Note - This is a cold service procedure that must be performed by qualified service personnel. See Cold Service, Replaceable by Authorized Service Personnel for more information about this category of service procedures.
Caution - The server must be fully shut down and the power cords disconnected.
Caution - This procedure involves handling circuit boards that are extremely sensitive to static electricity. Ensure that you follow ESD preventative practices to avoid damaging the circuit boards.
Caution - Components inside the chassis might be hot. Use caution when servicing components inside the chassis.
Tip - Note the metal tab projecting into the motherboard compartment from the rear, right corner of the chassis. In the next step, use care to avoid having this tab interfere with the installation of the motherboard.
Note - Be certain to use the correct screws to attach the motherboard to the bus bar. Ordinarily, these would be the bus bar screws that were removed as part of the motherboard removal procedure.
Note - If any internal HBA card is present, reconnect all internal cables that were disconnected earlier.
If the SP detects that the new host firmware component is incompatible with SP firmware component, further action will be suspended and the following message will be delivered over the SER MGT port.
Unrecognized Chassis: This module is installed in an unknown or unsupported chassis. You must upgrade the firmware to a newer version that supports this chassis.
If you see this message, go on to Step 14.
Refer to the Oracle ILOM documentation for network configuration instructions.
Follow the firmware download instructions in the Oracle ILOM documentation.
Note - You can load any supported system firmware version, including the firmware revision that had been installed prior to the replacement of the motherboard.