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Upgrade HP Blade Switch

6120XG-Blade-Switch# show flash
—– ———- ——– ——-
Primary Image : 7865855 10/23/13

Z.14.46

Secondary Image : 7785535 06/20/11

Z.14.28

Boot Rom Version: Z.14.09
Default Boot : Primary

Copy Primary to Secondary Image. This is CPU intensive operation and takes a few seconds

6120XG-Blade-Switch# copy flash flash secondary
—– ———- ——– ——-
Primary Image : 7865855 10/23/13 Z.14.46
Secondary Image : 7865855 10/23/13

Z.14.46

Boot Rom Version: Z.14.09
Default Boot : Primary

Copy from tftp to flash (primary image) using oobm interface

6120XG-Blade-Switch# copy tftp flash 10.1.0.103 Z_14_52.swi primary oobm
The Primary OS Image will be deleted, continue [y/n]? y
00009K
(omitted)
07509K
Validating and Writing System Software to FLASH…
6120XG-Blade-Switch# reload
Device will be rebooted, do you want to continue [y/n]? y

After blade come up, if you need reuse the old image just do the following

6120XG-Blade-Switch(config)# boot system flash secondary
Device will be rebooted, do you want to continue [y/n]?

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