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Will 5300B series switch reboot during firmware upgrades ??

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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Registered: ‎12-30-2009

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

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

Thanks!

 

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Registered: ‎07-19-2007

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

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

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