Switch Not Usable

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Jun 6th, 2007
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I am having some problems with a switch that i have. It happened after a power outage but the switch is plugged into a UPS. i have pasted the info below.

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cisco Systems, Inc.

170 West Tasman Drive

San Jose, California 95134-1706

Cisco Internetwork Operating System Software

IOS (tm) C3750 Software (C3750-I9-M), Version 12.


Copyright (c) 1986-2004 by cisco Systems, Inc.

Compiled Tue 03-Feb-04 09:20 by yenanh

Image text-base: 0x00003000, data-base: 0x007C887C

Initializing flashfs...

flashfs[1]: 80 files, 4 directories

flashfs[1]: 0 orphaned files, 0 orphaned directories

flashfs[1]: Total bytes: 15998976

flashfs[1]: Bytes used: 6479872

flashfs[1]: Bytes available: 9519104

flashfs[1]: flashfs fsck took 8 seconds.

flashfs[1]: Initialization complete....done Initializing flashfs.

POST: CPU MIC register Tests : Begin

POST: CPU MIC register Tests : End, Status Passed

POST: PortASIC Memory Tests : Begin

POST: PortASIC Memory Tests : End, Status Passed

POST: CPU MIC PortASIC interface Loopback Tests : Begin

POST: CPU MIC PortASIC interface Loopback Tests : End, Status Passed

POST: PortASIC RingLoopback Tests : Begin

POST: PortASIC RingLoopback Tests : End, Status Passed

POST: Inline Power Controller Tests : Begin

POST: Inline Power Controller Tests : End, Status Failed

POST: inline power controller test failed

driver class subsystem initialization failed

cisco WS-C3750-48P (PowerPC405) processor (revision B0) with 118776K/12288K byte

s of memory.

Processor board ID CAT0826R08M

Last reset from power-on

The password-recovery mechanism is enabled.

!!! WARNING: The switch is not usable !!!

Unable to create l2trace server process, socket_open() failed

Press RETURN to get started!

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Amit Singh Wed, 06/06/2007 - 10:19
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Its a hardware failure on the switch. The power on self test has failed the Inline power controller test. This inline power controller hardware has failed.

Please open a TAC case and request an RMA for the same.

HTH,Please rate if it does.

-amit singh


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