Need to reload standby ASA5520, any effect on primary?

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Aug 19th, 2014
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Primary ASA5520 is running 8.2(5). Had a power failure in our DC about a month ago and our standy ASA5520 reverted to 8.2(2). 8.2(5) is present on the standby unit. I suspect I missed a wr mem on the standby.

I need to change the boot option and reload the box. I need to make sure that there will be no effect on the primary.

Thanks.

 

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Karsten Iwen Tue, 08/19/2014 - 09:11
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You can reload the standby unit without affecting the running ASA. In fact, that is what you do with a zero-downtime-upgrade where the standby unit is reloaded while the active unit continues to handle the data.

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