You omitted the the colon after "flash". the file will start transfering to your pc, it will take few hours... 0 Message Expert Comment by:SirKremp ID: 205697442008-01-02 EagleTech thanks for your help and you are right except Aaaaaaaaaaarrrrggghhhhhh! I did the erase flash: bit. http://crudlet.org/unable-to/switch-dir-flash-unable-to-stat-flash-no-such-device.html
Next we need to make sure that the config.text file is in flash memory type "dir flash:" Note: don't forget the colon on the end or it will error and say Cisco Support Community Directory Network Infrastructure WAN, Routing and Switching LAN, Switching and Routing Network Management Remote Access Optical Networking Getting Started with LANs IPv6 Integration and Transition EEM Scripting Other 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) Posting Guidelines Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.Tek-Tips Posting Policies Jobs Jobs from Indeed What: Where: jobs by HomeForumsCommunications RackNetworkingCisco: Routers Forum 2950 unable to default thread557-1597336 Forum https://supportforums.cisco.com/discussion/11677621/unable-stat-flash-permission-denied
Loading "?"...?: permission denied Error loading "?" Interrupt within 5 seconds to abort boot process. Resources Join | Advertise Copyright © 1998-2016 ENGINEERING.com, Inc. DoneBuilding dependency treeReading state information... On screen you should see the following.
Quote david_r Senior Member Join Date Jul 2006 Posts 113 Certifications Network + 09-06-200606:30 PM #7 Dan, I think what you highlighted is just the first file system or in However, I think you are correct in it missing the IOS flashfs: 2 files, 1 directories flashfs: 0 orphaned files, 0 orphaned directories flashfs: Total bytes: 15998976 flashfs: Bytes used: 1536 See below for a full out put from an effected switch. Boot Sector Filesystem (bs:) installed, fsid: 3 Parameter Block Filesystem (pb:) installed, fsid: 4 switch: copy xmodem usage: copy [-b
Tha problem you post it seems like the DRAM module is damaged or IOS. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. Note: Xmodem is done through the console (com) port itself. Issue the dir flash: command.
Check this article out to see if these simple adjustments are the solution for you. click here now in the United States and certain other countries. Unable To Stat Flash / Invalid Argument The system has been interrupted prior to initializing the flash filesystem. Xmodem First do this switch: set ip address 192.168.127.240 (just to make it happy!) switch: copy xmodem: flash:c2955-i6q4l2-mz.121-13.EA1.bin In the mean time as soon as u do so go to your Terminal
I have been looking for this solution for months now. http://crudlet.org/unable-to/unable-to-authenticate-installer-flash-player.html However, part of the process involves accessing file(s) on the flash memory of the switch. I found the answer to my own question. 0 LVL 15 Overall: Level 15 Routers 8 Message Expert Comment by:Frabble ID: 158107652006-01-27 Well done - thanks for the points. 0 Close Box Join Tek-Tips Today!
Typos....Pfft 0 Message Expert Comment by:vdoisan ID: 138588012005-04-25 used it here, works just as well on Cisco Aironet 1200 0 Message Expert Comment by:jmontes80 ID: 149930532005-09-30 I am Having Speak softly and carry a big switch RE: 2950 unable to default burtsbees (Programmer) 29 Mar 10 15:14 Beat Vince with your big switch...lol/ [email protected] ~ $ sudo apt-get install windowsReading RE: 2950 unable to default Nick44 (TechnicalUser) (OP) 28 Mar 10 02:58 Job's a good 'un! :) Speak softly and carry a big switch RE: 2950 unable to default burtsbees (Programmer) http://crudlet.org/unable-to/unable-to-authenticate-installer-flash.html http://www.cisco.com/univercd/cc/td/doc/product/lan/c2900xl/c2900sa4/ol013501.htm#xtocid163012 0 Message Author Comment by:richt520 ID: 119306042004-08-30 Thanks for all your help - I'm within an inch of getting it working.
How to do it ? Thanks. To grblades: I think I've seen what you're referring to, a 'quick setup' facility that is available on a new switch.
The following commands will initialize the flash filesystem, and finish loading the operating system software: flash_init boot 4. DEFAULT_GATEWAY—Default gateway for the switch you are using (not required if the TFTP server is in the same subnet as the switch). This is exactly what I am getting, but I'm doing the xmodem and I'm still getting the error message after I reset the system and type boot. 0 LVL 15 Canada Messenger > _______________________________________________ > cisco-nsp mailing list cisco-nsp at puck.nether.net > https://puck.nether.net/mailman/listinfo/cisco-nsp > archive at http://puck.nether.net/pipermail/cisco-nsp/ Previous message: [c-nsp] 3550 password recovery Next message: [c-nsp] 3550 switch password question Messages
For example: rommon 1> IP_ADDRESS=18.104.22.168 rommon 2> IP_SUBNET_MASK=255.255.255.0 rommon 3> DEFAULT_GATEWAY=172.16.19.1 rommon 4> TFTP_SERVER=22.214.171.124 rommon 5> TFTP_FILE=c3620-i-mz.120-4.T Once you set the above variables, you can type the tftpdnld command and press Speak softly and carry a big switch RE: 2950 unable to default burtsbees (Programmer) 28 Mar 10 17:26 It hadn't shown up yet...sorry for cryin'...it's there now! :)I have stopped crying.../ I tried a few things: switch: ? Check This Out It's taken a while but it worked.
Finally you can remove the password, and reset it to whatever you want, and save the new config. Are you aComputer / IT professional?Join Tek-Tips Forums! Then I tried to copy TFTP flash: but I have obviously done something stupid and I've locked myself out. Quote hectorjhrdz Senior Member Join Date Feb 2006 Location Monterrey Posts 128 Certifications CCNA 640-801; f5 LTM Ess&Adv, VCP 410, STS 09-06-200606:30 PM #6 ignore my last post please!!!!
The time now is 11:39 AM. - CSS version TechExams.Net is not sponsored by, endorsed by or affiliated with Cisco Systems, Inc. The password-recovery mechanism is enabled. We can used destination NAT (DNAT). switch: switch: flash_init Initializing Flash... ...The flash is already initialized.
When it comes up, you rename the config.old to config.text, and copy it to system. All other trademarks, including those of Microsoft, CompTIA, Juniper ISC(2), and CWNP are trademarks of their respective owners. Powered by vBulletin Version 4Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. But then it does indicate the flash is empty List of filesystems currently registered: flash: (read-write) xmodem: (read-only) null: (read-write) bs: (read-only) Quote hectorjhrdz Senior Member Join Date Feb 2006 RE: 2950 unable to default Nick44 (TechnicalUser) (OP) 27 Mar 10 11:40 Hi Burt,No, I get not file listings at all, just "unable to stat config.txt/: permission denied".
Get 1:1 Help Now Advertise Here Enjoyed your answer? Once u start it from the emulator the Switch will detect the 'send' and start receiving. U are in Rommon and u have give it a new image to boot from since the one it has is failing.