CiscoWorks LAN Management Solution 3.2 and earlier

Field Notice: CiscoWorks2000 Maintenance Release #2

August 17, 1999

Products Affected



CiscoWorks 2000

No remarks.

Problem Description

CiscoWorks2000 Maintenance Release #2 provides new device support and general enhancements for Resource Manager Essentials (RME) and CWSI Campus. Maintenance Release #2 may be applied to RME (versions 2.0 or 2.1) and CWSI Campus (versions 2.2. or 2.3). It includes Maintenance Release #1 and its year 2000 updates.

Cisco continues to offer, free-of-charge, CiscoWorks 2000 Maintenance Release #1 to any customer seeking to update RME and CWSI Campus products for year 2000 reasons. Maintenance Release #1 is available using part number: CWE+C-xx*-MAINT1 (*where "xx" indicates NT, SOL, AIX, or UX). Maintenance Release #2 is available to SMARTnet service contract subscribers via Cisco's CCO software planner pages, or their upgrade contract. For non-service contract holders, Maintenance Release #2 is available for a fee through your Cisco sales representative.

Maintenance Release #2 for WindowsNT and Solaris will start shipping in mid August 1999.

Customers who are registered users of CCO can download the software from the following URL: (registered customers only)

Problem Symptoms

New Device Support

  • 7120 and 7140 VPN routers

  • 8510, 8515, 2613 (RME only)

  • Catalyst 3500

  • RSFC for Catalyst 5000 and its Sup II-G/III-G cards

  • GSR 12000

  • 805 router

  • MSFC for Catalyst 6000


Maintenance Release #2 Features

  • General patches to RME and CWSI Campus

  • All the patches, new device support, and year 2000 changes offered to Maintenance Release #1

  • Support for Microsoft Service Packs 4 and 5

  • Support for HP OpenView Network Node Manager version 6.0


How to Apply Maintenance Release #2

Current products installed

Order the following to obtain most current product

Product received

CRM 1.1 **

CWSI 2.1 **


Full CiscoWorks2000 (RME 2.2 / Campus 2.4); includes documentation, and will install on a clean machine.

CWSI Campus 2.2

RME 2.0


CiscoWorks2000 Maintenance Release #2 kit (RME 2.2 / Campus 2.4) upgrade CDs; no docs. Requires RME 2.0 or 2.1 and/or Campus 2.2 or 2.3 installed.

CWSI Campus 2.3

RME 2.1


CiscoWorks2000 Maintenance Release #2 kit (RME 2.2 / Campus 2.4); no docs. Requires RME 2.0 or 2.1 and/or Campus 2.2 or 2.3 installed.

CWSI Campus 2.2

RME 2.0

Year 2000 upgrade only to customers not covered by a service contract

CWE+C-xx*-MAINT1 (no charge)

CiscoWorks2000 Maintenance Release #1 kit (Essentials 2.1 and campus 2.3); no docs. Requires Essentials 2.0 and/or Campus 2.2 installed.

* "xx" is a place holder for OS type (NT, SOL, AIX, UX)

** Customers needing to upgrade should review the following document found at this URL:

For More Information

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