0 Replies Latest reply: Sep 18, 2012 4:11 AM by 962739 RSS

    Sun Fire X4200 m2 Server LSI MPT BIOS failed to start

    962739
      This is the following error during booting up:

      -----start----
      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)
      ----end-----

      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