Cannot upload fwpkg file into a firmware bundle

Symptom

When you try to upload a fwpkg file into the HPE OneView firmware bundle to create a custom SPP, the upload fails.

Cause

HPE OneView does not support the upload of fwpkg file as a hotfix.

Action
To apply a .fwpkg hotfix, create a custom SPP using either of the following options:
  • Option 1: Use SPP custom download portal to create a custom SPP.

    Go to https://spp.hpe.com/custom to download the latest SPP.

  • Option 2: Use Smart Update Manager (SUM) to create a custom ISO SPP.