Customizing firmware updates

The Update firmware task is used to update the firmware on the target system with UpdateXpress System Packs (UXSPs). The Linux Scripting ToolkitServerGuide Scripting Toolkit, Linux Edition provides a sample configuration file for the UpdateXpress System Pack Installer (uxspixxx, where xxx is the version of the installer).

The following table describes the settings available in the sample configuration file.
Setting Description
TK_UXSP_UpdateXpressSystemPacks Specifies the location where the UXSPs are copied.

Value: /sgdeploy/updates/uxsp

TK_UXSP_ApplyLatest Specifies whether the UXSPi should apply the latest updates to the target system if no UXSPs are found for that system.

Setting this variable to yes will force the installer to apply the latest updates for the system if no UXSPs are found for it.

Valid values: Yes, No

Default: No

TK_UXSP_UXSPIUpdateFlags Specifies user provided command line arguments for processing by the UpdateXpress System Pack Installer in Update mode. To provide command line arguments to be processed by UXSPi, set this variable to the command line arguments.

See UpdateXpress System Pack Installer for a list of command line arguments to use with UXSPi in Update mode.

Default: update –unattended –firmware

For more information, see UpdateXpress System Pack Installer.