[c-nsp] catalyst 6509 bootloader

Alban Dani albcisco at gmail.com
Thu Feb 9 11:23:48 EST 2006


thanks for the input.
The "show ver" command gives me : ROM: System Bootstrap, Version 12.1(11r)E1,

but "sh rom-monitor slot 2 rp" gives:

Region F1: INVALID
Region F2: INVALID
Currently running ROMMON from S (Gold) region

Is this a problem?



On 2/8/06, Asbjorn Hojmark - Lists <Lists at hojmark.org> wrote:
> > I am looking to upgrading our 6509 (redundant
> > WS-X6K-S2U-MSFC2) from 12.1(19)E1 to 12.2(18).SXD7.
> > Do I also need to upgrade my bootloader?
> You need to be running ROMMON 7.1(1) to support a sufficiently
> large boot device (flash disk), since the SX image won't fit in
> the Sup2 bootflash.
> See http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/tablebuild.pl/cat6000-rommon
> Both supervisor and MSFC must also have 256 MB DRAM, but that's
> not an issue with -S2U-, which has 256 and 512 MB, respectively.
> -A

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