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How to replace a software image in Data ONTAP 8.x Cluster mode

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Applies to

  • Clustered Data ONTAP 8 
  • Clustered Data ONTAP 8.3 
  • Clustered Data ONTAP 8.2 
  • Clustered Data ONTAP 8.1


Software images can be downloaded from Netapp Support site

A system image update will fail if a file of the same name exists on the node.  For example:

node1a::>  system image update -node node1a

Enter User: admin
Enter Password:
Software update started on node node1a. Updating image1 package: current image: image2
Install Failed.
A local package of the name 801RC1_q_image.tgz already exists.

ERROR: command failed: Install Failed. A local package of the name 801RC1_q_image.tgz already exists.




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