Updating netapp firmware
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Below are the steps for firmware upgradation in non disruptive mode. Obtain the firmware download files using the software update or software installcommand. On each storage system, referred to as system A and system B in the following steps, enter the following command:priv set advanced 3. At the console of system B, enter the following command:cf takeover This command causes system A to shut down gracefully and leaves system B in takeover mode. To display the boot prompt (CFE, LOADER, or ok) at the system A console, complete one of the following procedures:• Press Ctrl-C at the system A console when instructed after the boot sequence starts.• When the "Waiting for giveback" message appears at the console of system A, press Ctrl-C at the system A console.
Please type "reboot" for the changes to take effect. SFW Tue Feb 26 EST [toaster: sdownloafu.download Success:info]: [storage download shelf]: Firmware file IOM3.0152. Tue Feb 26 EST [toaster: sfu.download Summary:info]: Shelf firmware updated on 3 shelves. Tue Feb 26 EST [toaster: sfu.download Success:info]: [storage download shelf]: Firmware file IOM3.0152. Tue Feb 26 EST [toaster: sfu.download Success:info]: [storage download shelf]: Firmware file IOM3.0152. Tue Feb 26 EST [toaster: sfu.download Summary:info]: Shelf firmware updated on 3 shelves.
storage download shelf Downloading disk shelf firmware may take up to 10 minutes, but will NOT disrupt client access during that time.
If you are upgrading storage systems in an active/active configuration, there are two methods available for updating system firmware.
• Nondisruptive: The nondisruptive update method is appropriate when you need to maintain service availability during system firmware updates.• Standard: The standard update method is appropriate when you can schedule downtime for system firmware updates.