Cisco Element Manager System

Cisco EMF Version 3.2 Patch 5.1 Removed from

April 6, 2003

Products Affected



Cisco Element Management Framework (CEMF) Version 3.2 Patch 5.1

Patch 5.1 is affected

Problem Description

Due to an Data Integrity issue on Cisco EMF 3.2 Patch 5.1 has been removed from and it is strongly recommended that any customers, who may have already downloaded this patch, uninstall and delete it from their systems at their earliest opportunity.

Problem Symptoms

There is a possible chance of the Cisco EMF data base being corrupted by Cisco EMF 3.2 Patch 5.1. Symptoms are that Cisco EMF 3.2 will not start when a cemf start command is performed.


Perform a backup, uninstall and delete Cisco EMF 3.2 Patch 5.1.


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CSCea67903 (registered customers only)

Data integrity issue with patch 5.1

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