STACK problem in S5710-108C-PWR-HI

Publication Date:  2016-07-28 Views:  443 Downloads:  0
Issue Description

Face problem in DRC Environment Building when try to configure 2 Core Switch [S5710-108C-PWR-HI] to work as Stack by service port.

Version 5.130 (S5710 V200R003C00SPC300).

 

 

Display version:

Huawei Versatile Routing Platform Software
VRP (R) software, Version 5.130 (S5710 V200R003C00SPC300)
Copyright (C) 2000-2013 HUAWEI TECH CO., LTD
HUAWEI S5710-108C-PWR-HI Routing Switch uptime is 0 week, 0 day, 0 hour, 10 minutes

ES5D2V56S000 0(Master) : uptime is 0 week, 0 day, 0 hour, 10 minutes
576M bytes DDR Memory
200M bytes FLASH
Pcb      Version :  VER C
Basic  BOOTROM  Version :  121 Compiled at Jul  5 2013, 14:21:58
CPLD   Version : 260
Software Version : VRP (R) Software, Version 5.130 (V200R003C00SPC300)
SLOT4 information
Pcb      Version : ES5D21X04S00 VER A
CPLD   Version : 260
PWR1 information
Pcb      Version : PWR VER A
FAN1 information

Handling Process

Try to configuration iSTACK in the switch but the switch not accept the command:

Upgraded to the latest Version 5.150 (S5710 V200R005C00SPC500) because that only stable and downloadable from the support website, but still cannot configure iStack on the switches or even disply the status.

 

Check S5710 Software Version:
V200R003C00SPC300
V200R003C01SPC300
V200R003C02SPC300
Not support STACK

Only S5710 Software Version V200R003C03SPC300 support STACK

Prove from TAC:

Prove from S switches document:

The Version V200R003C03SPC300 still not active to downloaded


 

 

Root Cause

The S5710 Software Version:
V200R003C00SPC300
V200R003C01SPC300
V200R003C02SPC300
Not support STACK

Need to upgrade version to (V200R003C03SPC300) to support iStack:

Solution

After provide us the latest version V200R003C03SPC300 with support from GTAC to make sure Is stable and there is no problem with it, start upgrade process

Follow the S5700 V200R005C03 Upgrade Guide to upgrade the version.

Check directory

Backup the existing vrp, patch, and configurations files to the ftp server

Uploaded the vrp file, because its only one we need to upgrade

Choose the new version to start up

Reboot the device to work with new version

Check the version, and check STACK to make sure is working

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