Firmware-upgrade with non Brocade branded USB Stick fails (Doc ID 2026563.1)

Last updated on JULY 02, 2015

Applies to:

Brocade 300 Switch - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Due an network interface problem , customer tried to upgrade the FOS on an Brocade 300 , using an USB Stick (non Brocade branded)

Following the Brocade 300 Hardware Manual instructions he faced :

a. usbstorage –e   (for enabling the USB, no output)
b. usbstorage -l    (to list available devices , no output)

Non Brocade branded USB Stick was not regognized at all.

Cause

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