help with CF card on Catalyst 6500 with Sup720

Florian Hibler florian.hibler at kaiaglobal.com
Sat May 24 18:42:38 UTC 2014


Hi Martin,
Unfortunately I cannot provide you a dd-image, although I had the same
issue a couple of times.

What helped me was formatting the cf with fat16 and using the 2nd cf
slot on the sup instead of the first one.

Hope that works for you as well.

Cheers,
Florian

> On 24 May 2014, at 11:50, Martin Hotze <m.hotze at hotze.com> wrote:
>
> Hi,
>
> can anyone provide a dd-image from a CF card from a Catalyst 6500 with Sup720, please.
>
> We have a refurbished 6500 w/ Sup720-3BXL with an old rommon which is not able to format a CF card.
>
> (various other methods with formatting FAT16 on Linux etc. did not work; google search only pointed to format within a running system, but we do not have such a system nearby)
>
> IOS image is already present.
>
> any help appreciated.
>
> thanks, martin
>
>


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