fabric-upgrade-start

This command is used to start a fabric-wide upgrade.

Syntax   fabric-upgrade-start packages sftp-files name [auto-finish|no-auto-finish]prepare|no-prepare reboot-parallel|reboot-single reboot-group number

packages sftp-files name

Specify a comma delimited list of the offline packages to use for the upgrade process.

auto-finish|no-auto-finish

Specify if you want to automatically reboot the fabric after the upgrade.

rolling|no-rolling

Specify if you want to perform a rolling upgrade across the fabric.

abort-on-failure|
no-abort-on-failure

Specify if you want to stop the upgrade process if the upgrade fails on a node.

manual-reboot|
no-manual-reboot

Specify if you want to manually reboot the switches so that all switches do not reboot at the same time.

prepare|no-prepare

Specify if you want to perform setup steps for the actual upgrade.

reboot-parallel|reboot-single

Specify if you want to perform parallel rolling reboots or reboot each switch one at a time. The default is reboot-parallel.

reboot-count number 

Specify the number of switches to reboot together in parallel mode. The default is the maximum number of switches in the fabric.

upload-server upload-server-string

Specify the upload server string.

server-password server-password-string

Specify the server password.

Defaults   None.

Access   CLI

History   

Version 2.2.6

Command introduced.

Version 2.3

The parameters prepare, reboot-parallel, and reboot-group added.

Version 3.1.0

The paramters, upload-server, and server-password, added.

Usage   The fabric consists of one or more switches that share an administrative domain. The fabric presents the abstraction of a big logical switch with a single point of management, hiding the complexity of the underlying collection of switch hardware and inter-switch links. Use this command to begin a fabric-wide upgrade.

Examples  To force the upgrade to end immediately, use the following syntax:

CLI network-admin@switch > fabric-upgrade-start

fabric-create

fabric-info

fabric-show

fabric-node-evict

fabric-node-show

fabric-upgrade-finish

fabric-upgrade-start

fabric-upgrade-status-show

fabric-stats-show