catOS 6.4(9) - copy flash tftp not working

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Jun 17th, 2010
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Hi Guys ,


I am not able to copy a IOS from a CAT IOS switch.


Though the flash is getting detected , but it is giving an error "wrong

device"

Attached is error:





(enable) copy flash tftp

Flash device [bootflash]? cat4000-k8.7-6-5.bin

Wrong device.



(enable) sh ver

WS-C2948 Software, Version NmpSW: 6.4(9)

Copyright (c) 1995-2004 by Cisco Systems, Inc.

NMP S/W compiled on Mar 10 2004, 18:40:58

GSP S/W compiled on Mar 10 2004, 16:17:22

System Bootstrap Version: 6.1(5)

Hardware Version: 3.1 Model: WS-C2948 Serial #: JAE0922E032

Mod Port Model Serial # Versions

--- ---- ---------- -------------------- ---------------------------------

1 0 WS-X2948 JAE0922E032 Hw : 3.1

Gsp: 6.4(9.0)

Nmp: 6.4(9)

2 50 WS-C2948G JAE0922E032 Hw : 3.1

DRAM FLASH NVRAM

Module Total Used Free Total Used Free Total Used Free

------ ------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ------- ----- ----- -----

1 65536K 32588K 32948K 12288K 5530K 6758K 480K 192K 288K

Uptime is 79 days, 20 hours, 36 minutes

Please suggest .....

thnx

Madhu

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Jon Marshall Thu, 06/17/2010 - 04:14
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Madhu


It's asking you for the device ie. which flash to store the image on and you are typing in the image name. When it asks you for the device eg -


Flash device [bootflash]?


just hit return.


Jon

glen.grant Thu, 06/17/2010 - 05:13
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    In a 2948 (cat 4000 code) it is bootflash for the destination or source  as indicated in the prompt .  Flash is the general term used in IOS based  switches and routers for storage.

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