Many thanks in advance,
Can anyone tell me how to upgrade the actual bootstrap software. All I've been able to find is IOS upgrades.
The command is "upgrade file rom tftp:///". The router will ask you a rhetorical question and if you answer "y" the router will reboot, upgrade the bootstrap and reboot again.
When you are dealing with switches IOS, starting from 12.2(50), will automatically upgrade the bootstrap. Like the router, once the switch detects a new bootstrap after a reload, the switch will upgrade the bootstrap and reload again.
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