Unable to upgrade firmware on n APM's using automated workflow system (AWS)

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Article ID: 168085

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Products

XOS

Issue/Introduction

Unable to upgrade firmware on n APM's using automated workflow system (AWS)Applying firmware upgrades using the Automated Worklow System (AWS) fails on certain APM's with the following error.

Aug 31 13:21:27 20100831131822root (24255): Error ::XOSLIB::installApmFirmwareFromList: Failure installing firmware
on APM ap7 in slot 9, aborting workflow!


Cause

The AWS process will rsh and compare the the prompt on the APM with the vap_index..If the prompt does not match the vap_index firmware updates fail.

AWS log events
##*********************************************
## Comment : Sending command to xos: rsh waf_2
## Time : 09/01/10 09:44:02

##*********************************************
## Comment : Received response:
## : waf_4 (N7-SVC-XB002): ~#
## Time : 09/01/10 09:44:09
##*********************************************

##=============================================
## Error : ::XOSLIB::installApmFirmwareFromList: Failure installing firmware on APM ap7 in slot 9
## Time : 09/01/10 09:44:23
##=============================================


Resolution

N/A

Workaround

Modify the prompts on the APM to match the vap_index and apply firmware upgrades again using AWS.