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Will 5300B series switch reboot during firmware upgrades ??

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  • 1.  Will 5300B series switch reboot during firmware upgrades ??

    Posted 11-19-2013 05:51 AM

    Hello,

    I am planning to upgrade 5300B series swithes. Could you pls tell me how does 5300B switch behaves during firmwaredownload command. will the swith reboots during upgrade ?

    Thanks & Regards,

    Santhosh


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  • 2.  Re: Will 5300B series switch reboot during firmware upgrades ??
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    Posted 11-19-2013 07:14 AM

    Yes the switch reboots from the partition the FW was just written to.

     

    No this should not affect traffic on the FC ports


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  • 3.  Re: Will 5300B series switch reboot during firmware upgrades ??

    Posted 11-19-2013 11:53 AM


  • 4.  Re: Will 5300B series switch reboot during firmware upgrades ??

    Posted 12-05-2013 01:03 PM

    Firmware updates are designed to be non-disruptive to traffic when they are jumps of one release. 


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