Updating ata controller firmware now
If performed correctly, there will be no loss of system or user data on the drive.However, if the firmware process is interrupted for any reason, your solid state drive may not function properly.
Recommendation: If you are inexperienced with updating Marvell device drivers manually, we highly recommend downloading the Marvell 88SE91xx Driver Utility.If you are having issues updating the firmware of a drive connected to a PCI Serial ATA controller or Serial ATA RAID controller, please install the drive into a system with Serial ATA connections directly on the motherboard (Onboard Serial ATA controller) and try again.This article explains how to update the firmware of your Native Instruments audio interface or controller.Please make sure that the computer system is not turned off during the firmware upgrade.Doing so may damage the hard drive beyond repair and your data may be lost.UPDATING THE MKII AI CONTROLLER FIRMWARE (PC ONLY) 1.
Download the appropriate firmware for the new style controller.
Before any upgrade is performed, plan for how to recover prior in case something goes wrong.
There is a chance that a regression from one version to another, either in the pf Sense or Free BSD code, can leave the firewall unusable.
With some advance planning, the firewall can quickly be returned to the previous release.
Downgrading a full installation to previous releases directly in-place is not supported.
First, as always before any major change to the firewall, make sure there is a good, up-to-date backup.