OBSOLETE Patch-ID# 128338-02

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Keywords: freebsd 2820sa aac ioctl dkiocgetefi
Synopsis: Obsoleted by: 137132-03 SunOS 5.10_x86: aac driver patch
Date: Jun/10/2008

Install Requirements: Reboot after installing this patch to activate the changes delivered. An alternative may be specified in the Special Install Instructions.
Use Single User Mode (run level S) when installing this patch on an active boot environment. An alternative may be specified in the Special Install Instructions.

Solaris Release: 10_x86

SunOS Release: 5.10_x86

Unbundled Product:

Unbundled Release:


Topic: SunOS 5.10_x86: aac driver patch

Relevant Architectures: i386

Bugs fixed with this patch:

Sun CR # Bug #

Changes incorporated in this version: 6488711 6551956 6551959 6556707 6579547 6579740 6579744 6579757 6579778 6579786 6580283 6580786 6580789 6580882 6581059 6584506 6594630 6594637 6594691 6595687 6597917 6604417 6623382

Patches accumulated and obsoleted by this patch: 125325-04 125387-04

Patches which conflict with this patch:

Patches required with this patch: 118855-36 (or greater)

Obsoleted by: 137132-03

Files included with this patch:


Problem Description:

6488711 aac driver does not support sparc platform
6551956 aac: fibctx->ctx_idx initialization problem
6551959 aac: close of first context by FSACTL_CLOSE_GETADAPTER_FIB closes all contexts
6556707 add uart debug output support
6579547 superfluous aac driver notices @ /var/adm/messages
6579740 simplify aac_cmd_fib() for efficiency and scalability
6579744 simplify aac_intr_norm() for efficiency and scalability
6579757 aac_tran_init_pkt() should use the arguments passed down for DMA functions
6579778 driver should allocate aac_cmd FIB dynamically
6579786 SCSI_HBA_TRAN_CLONE is not needed for aac
6580283 New Comm. need not to send AIF response back to adapter
6580786 aac_common_attach() should release FIBs at fail
6580789 aac_resp_enqueue() should be removed
6580882 aac should use async FIB to do poll IO for Old comm.
6581059 aac driver panic during SunVTS test of aac HBAs.
6584506 "-- AIF queue overrun" is displayed inaccurately
6594630 add SCMD_SYNCHRONIZE_CACHE support for aac
6594637 aac card quirks should be updated
6594691 aac should use one lock for most io operations
6595687 Sunrise Lake IOP reset needs different handling
6597917 driver should always poll io for the pkt's of AAC_CMD_NO_INTR
6604417 "found card: Unknown AAC  card" notice messages displayed with new aac HBA
6623382 aac did not recognize the first characters, "!, ^, ?", in format as control characters
(from 128338-01)
6555223 aac source code needs cstyle fix
6579800 aac driver should do data synchronization for consistent packets
6580289 aac should check response FIB status using aac_blockread_response
6594114 aac driver hardening
(from 125387-04)
6580380 aac should sync non-aligned buffer for read
(from 125387-03)
        This patch revision accumulates/obsoletes patch 125325-04
        into Solaris Update s10u4.
(from 125387-02)
        This patch revision accumulates/obsoletes patch 125325-03
        into Solaris Update s10u4.
(from 125387-01)
        This patch revision accumulates/obsoletes patch 125325-01
        into Solaris Update s10u4.
(from 125325-04)
6541796 Solaris 10 Update4 build3/ NV_60 installation broken on Intel Blade server (wolf)
6547699 SCMD_DOORLOCK handling code should not refer to LUN
(from 125325-03)
        Uprev needed to address patch construction issues.
(from 125325-02)
6542710 Patch 125325-01 missing postinstall script to update /etc/driver_aliases file
(from 125325-01)
6446136 update the new version FreeBSD aac code to Solaris
6446320 add support for 2820SA card
6468539 aac driver can't deal with read/write with big transfer length (like 500k byte)
6468540 can't use cfgadm to disconnect controller successfully
6468541 aac_tran_dmafree() did not deallocate DMA resource allocated for non-aligned buffer
6471659 aac_ioctl_send_fib() and aac_intr_norm() have race condition on data access
6471786 aac driver hang if send IOCTL commands to it after the bus has been quiesced
6474655 card type information for IBM 8s and some other adapters should be changed
6487073 when run dkio test encounter DKIOCGETEFI fail

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Special Install Instructions:
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         latest patch utilities patches for your OS. This list of
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README -- Last modified date: Saturday, November 10, 2012