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2924 IOS upgrade ERROR !?!?

Hi frens, i have upgrade my 2924 IOS, but when i reload my switch. This error msg comes out and i cant enter to the CLI mode. What can i do now !?!!? PLease HELP

My Upgrade Steps:

1.backup OLD IOS to TFTP

2.Delter OLD IOS in Flash

3.Copy new IOS to FLASH

4.BOOT SYSTEM with new IOS name

5.WRite mem

6.REload

7.ERROR !!!!!!

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C2900XL Boot Loader (C2900-HBOOT-M) Version 12.0(5.2)XU, MAINTENANCE INTERIM SOFTWARE

Compiled Mon 17-Jul-00 18:19 by ayounes

starting...

Base ethernet MAC Address: 00:04:c0:9c:c8:00

Xmodem file system is available.

Initializing Flash...

flashfs[0]: 110 files, 3 directories

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

flashfs[0]: Total bytes: 3612672

flashfs[0]: Bytes used: 2945536

flashfs[0]: Bytes available: 667136

flashfs[0]: flashfs fsck took 8 seconds.

...done Initializing Flash.

Boot Sector Filesystem (bs:) installed, fsid: 3

Parameter Block Filesystem (pb:) installed, fsid: 4

Loading "c2900xl-c3h2s-mz.120-5.WC14.bin"...c2900xl-c3h2s-mz.120-5.WC14.bin: permission denied

Error loading "c2900xl-c3h2s-mz.120-5.WC14.bin"

Interrupt within 5 seconds to abort boot process.

Boot process failed...

The system is unable to boot automatically. The BOOT

environment variable needs to be set to a bootable

image.

switch: ?

? -- Present list of available commands

boot -- Load and boot an executable image

cat -- Concatenate (type) file(s)

copy -- Copy a file

delete -- Delete file(s)

dir -- List files in directories

flash_init -- Initialize flash filesystem(s)

format -- Format a filesystem

fsck -- Check filesystem consistency

help -- Present list of available commands

load_helper -- Load and initialize a helper image

memory -- Present memory heap utilization information

mkdir -- Create dir(s)

more -- Concatenate (display) file(s)

rename -- Rename a file

reset -- Reset the system

rmdir -- Delete empty dir(s)

set -- Set or display environment variables

set_bs -- Set attributes on a boot sector filesystem

set_param -- Set system parameters in flash

sleep -- Sleep a specified number of seconds

trap -- Cause a software breakpoint to occur

-- MORE --

type -- Concatenate (type) file(s)

unset -- Unset one or more environment variables

version -- Display boot loader version

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New Member

Re: 2924 IOS upgrade ERROR !?!?

check the config in the ROM mode.

---use "set" to display it

maybe it was configed to use the old filename to boot the system

New Member

Re: 2924 IOS upgrade ERROR !?!?

switch: set

BOOT=c2900xl-c3h2s-mz.120-5.WC14.bin

BST_TRAIL=500

MAC_ADDR=00:04:C0:9C:C8:00

MODEL_NUM=WS-C2924-XL-EN

MODEL_REVISION_NUM=A0

MOTHERBOARD_ASSEMBLY_NUM=73-3382-08

MOTHERBOARD_REVISION_NUM=C0

MOTHERBOARD_SERIAL_NUM=FAB045221KZ

POWER_SUPPLY_PART_NUM=34-0834-01

POWER_SUPPLY_SERIAL_NUM=PHI042704SY

SYSTEM_SERIAL_NUM=FAB0453M0JF

param=

switch:

Re: 2924 IOS upgrade ERROR !?!?

Hi,

Try the following:

switch:flash_init

switch:load_helper

switch:BOOT=

switch:sync

switch:boot

Let me know if it works.

-amit singh

New Member

Re: 2924 IOS upgrade ERROR !?!?

not work......... my precious IOS is

"c2900XL-c3h2s-mz-120.5.2-XU" .

Do i need to load back the old IOS, i got backup .....

* I think the The command should have been 'boot system flash:(image_name)'. i have missing the "flash:"

So wat can i do now ?? :-(

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switch: ?

? -- Present list of available commands

boot -- Load and boot an executable image

cat -- Concatenate (type) file(s)

copy -- Copy a file

delete -- Delete file(s)

dir -- List files in directories

flash_init -- Initialize flash filesystem(s)

format -- Format a filesystem

fsck -- Check filesystem consistency

help -- Present list of available commands

load_helper -- Load and initialize a helper image

memory -- Present memory heap utilization information

mkdir -- Create dir(s)

more -- Concatenate (display) file(s)

rename -- Rename a file

reset -- Reset the system

rmdir -- Delete empty dir(s)

set -- Set or display environment variables

set_bs -- Set attributes on a boot sector filesystem

set_param -- Set system parameters in flash

sleep -- Sleep a specified number of seconds

trap -- Cause a software breakpoint to occur

-- MORE --

type -- Concatenate (type) file(s)

unset -- Unset one or more environment variables

version -- Display boot loader version

switch: flash_init

Initializing Flash...

...The flash is already initialized.

switch: load_helper

switch: boot=

switch: sync

Unknown cmd: sync

switch: boot

Loading "c2900xl-c3h2s-mz.120-5.WC14.bin"...c2900xl-c3h2s-mz.120-5.WC14.bin: permission denied

Error loading "c2900xl-c3h2s-mz.120-5.WC14.bin"

Interrupt within 5 seconds to abort boot process.

Boot process failed...

switch:

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New Member

Re: 2924 IOS upgrade ERROR !?!?

PROBLEM SOLVED !!!!

BOOT FLASH:c2900xl-c3h2s-mz.120-5.WC14.bin

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