TITLE: Western Digital EL36 SATA HDD Firmware Update VERSION: 38.06N38 Rev. A DESCRIPTION: This contains a firmware update for a Western Digital EL36 SATA hard drive in the workstation models listed. PURPOSE: Critical SOFTPAQ NUMBER: SP27205 SUPERSEDES: None EFFECTIVE DATE: February 10, 2004 CATEGORY: Firmware SSM SUPPORTED: No PRODUCT TYPE(S): Workstations PRODUCT MODEL(S): HP Workstation xw4100: All Models HP Workstation xw6000: All Models HP Workstation xw8000: All Models OPERATING SYSTEM(S): OS Independent LANGUAGE(S): Global ENHANCEMENTS: N/A FIXES: - Fixes a defect in the hard drive firmware on the Western Digital EL36 SATA hard disk drive with model number WD360GD-50GHA1. Installing this new firmware upgrades the drive to model number WD360GD-50GHA2. PREREQUISITES: N/A HOW TO USE: 1. Download the SoftPaq to a directory on your hard drive. The file that is downloaded is a self-extracting executable with a filename based on the SoftPaq Number above. 2. From that drive and directory, execute the downloaded file and follow the on-screen instructions. Copyright (c) 2004 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.