mlxup - Update and Query Utility
NVIDIA offers two firmware tools to update and query adapter firmware:
- mlxup - a firmware update and query utility. The utility enables scanning the server machine for available NVIDIA adapters and indicates whether firmware update is required for each adapter. To make it easier for our customers the mlxup can also automatically update the latest firmware either from the web, or use binaries provided locally.
For other functionalities such as card configuration and binary creation, please use MFT.
- MFT - MFT package is a set of firmware management tools used to generate a standard or customized NVIDIA firmware image, query for firmware information, and burn a firmware image.
Note: For the latest firmware binaries, please refer to the various firmware webpages.