Boot D-side on to an M5 I_BASE_01 disc and install it. As Al alluded to, slipping the SLIC. I wouldn't think it to be necessary unless there's some feature you require. The PTF ordering screen does get annoying though, doesn't it? -- Justin C. Haase - iSeries System Engineer IBM Certified Systems Expert - System i Kingland Systems Corporation -----Original Message----- From: midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Chris Bipes Sent: Thursday, November 02, 2006 8:37 AM To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion Subject: RE: V5R3M5 - Oh how to get there! Then how do you put it on? My system keeps downloading new PTF's that it cannot apply because we are not at m5. I thought you were upgraded automatically thru the last Cume or two. Christopher Bipes Information Services Director CrossCheck, Inc. -----Original Message----- From: midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Kirk Goins Sent: Wednesday, November 01, 2006 4:50 PM To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion Subject: Re: V5R3M5 - Oh how to get there! James, V5R3M5 will work just fine on 'any' Power 5 (5xx) models. You can even put on selected 8xx (not all) and it will be fine. Now the 520+ requires M5 if you want to run V5R3 on it. -- This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L) mailing list To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@xxxxxxxxxxxx To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, visit: http://lists.midrange.com/mailman/listinfo/midrange-l or email: MIDRANGE-L-request@xxxxxxxxxxxx Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives at http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l. CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This e-mail communication, including attachments, is covered by the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, 18 U.S.C. 2510-2521, is confidential, and may be legally privileged. If you are not the intended recipient or believe you received this communication in error, please reply to the sender indicating that fact and delete the copy you received. In addition, retention, dissemination, distribution, copying, or otherwise use of the information contained in this communication is strictly prohibited. Thank you.
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