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Brocade switch Firmware download fails using FTP

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Applies to

  • Brocade switches
  • FTP
  • Filezilla server

Issue

  • Running the firmware download command gives below error during FOS upgrade:

<switchname>:<switchadminuser>> firmwaredownload
Server Name or IP Address: w.x.y.z
User Name: <ftpuser>
File Name: /v9.0.1c_G6_ENTRY
Network Protocol(1-auto-select, 2-FTP, 3-SCP, 4-SFTP) [1]: 2
Password:
Server IP: w.x.y.z, Protocol IPv4
Checking system settings for firmwaredownload...
Failed to access ftp://admin:**********@w.x.y.z//v9.0.1c_G6_ENTRY/release.plist
The server is inaccessible or firmware path is invalid. Please make sure the server name or IP address, the user/password and the firmware path are valid.

  • Path to the folder holding the firmware package and FTP server, ftpuser credentials are validated using a filezilla server.
     

 

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