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6509 Boot issue

6509 Boot issue

(OP)
Any idea why this switch only boots into rommon?
New_Main_Switch#sh run
Building configuration...

Current configuration : 13764 bytes
!
upgrade fpd auto
version 12.2
service timestamps debug uptime
service timestamps log uptime
service password-encryption
service counters max age 5
!
hostname New_Main_Switch
!
boot-start-marker
boot system disk0:s72033-adventerprisek9_wan-mz.122-33.SXH1.bin
boot config disk0:s72033-adventerprisek9_wan-mz.122-33.SXH1.bin
boot bootldr disk0:s72033-adventerprisek9_wan-mz.122-33.SXH1.bin
boot-end-marker

That file is on disk0:

Jim Rapier
"Money can't buy happiness, but it can buy a big ass boat and you can sail right up to it." - Johnny Depp

RE: 6509 Boot issue

What is Congig resister set to?

CODE -->

sh ver | i Configuration register 

RE: 6509 Boot issue

(OP)
Configuration register is 0x2102

Jim Rapier
"Money can't buy happiness, but it can buy a big ass boat and you can sail right up to it." - Johnny Depp

RE: 6509 Boot issue

6500 Sup720s have two 'processors' - layer-2 switch processor and layer-3 route processor. When it boots its the L2 engine that initially boots and then hands over to the L3 engine. Both have boot characteristics that can be set. Check the L2 engine is set to boot:

CODE

remote command switch show version 

https://supportforums.cisco.com/discussion/1024509...

Andy

RE: 6509 Boot issue

(OP)
Thanks for all of the information. My configuration register is 0x0 (will be 0x2102 at next reload)

Jim Rapier
"Money can't buy happiness, but it can buy a big ass boat and you can sail right up to it." - Johnny Depp

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