3ware HD Controller Firmware Upgrade Using Linix

 1) download LSI update zip file
 2) unzip file (copy prom file for your controller to public http)
 3) download 3ware tw_cli/3DM* toolkit from lsi
 4) push zip file to same public http site
 5) download any latest ubuntu desktop iso
 6) dd if=iso of=usbstick
 7) boot from stick
 8) download and prom file
 9) unzip 3DM and untar the internal *.tgz file
 10) run the cli command for your arch

use command help, effectively:
  cli> update fw=<filename>

follow prompts, reboot and w00t!
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