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Sun Fire X4200 m2 Server LSI MPT BIOS failed to start

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This is the following error during booting up:

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LSI Corporation MPT SAS BIOS
MPTBIOS-6.26.00.00 (2008.10.14)
Copyright 2000-2008 LSI Corporation.

SAS Address NOT programmed on controller in slot(0)
Initializing..-
ERROR! Adapter Malfunctioning

MPT BIOS Fault 13h encountered at adapter PCI (02h, 03h, 00h)
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This happen after i updated my LSI MPT SAS BIOS firmware (Flash).

Here a related problem that solution is to find the SAS address. But i could not find it anywhere in my server. Please advice how to find the SAS address?
http://www.intel.com/support/motherboards/server/s5000pal/sb/CS-028446.htm

and one more thing. how to i boot up the server without hard disk, to enter into DOS prompt?


Regards,
Peter

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