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Cisco ONS 15800 Series DWDM Platforms

Field Notice: *Expired* FN - 27855 - ONS 15800 CMP-W-2E= May Be Incorrectly Programmed as CMP-W


Revised June 4, 2008
December 15, 2003


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Products Affected

Product

Top Assembly

Printed Circuit Assembly

Comments

Part Number

Part Number

CMP-W-2E=

800-17100-01

73-7520-02

800-17100-02 or later are not affected by this issue.

  

Problem Description

The CMP-W-2E , Control and Monitoring Processor (CMP) double ethernet, board may be incorrectly programmed and incorrectly report its name as a CMP-W when running TL1 agent 2.x with Cisco Photonics Tool Kit (CPTK).

Background

When viewing a CMP-W-2E modules running TL1 agent 2.x with CPTK the module may be incorrectly listed as a CMP-W.

Problem Symptoms

The CMP-W-2E module running TL1 agent 2.x may incorrectly report its name as a CMP-W when viewed from CPTK

Workaround/Solution

  1. Connect to the CMP using the Cisco Photonics Local Terminal (CPLT) application

  2. Select the CMP-W board and look in the Analog I/O tab for the value of the IOGEN HDFreeMem1 . If this value is less than 64MBytes then no further action is required, otherwise proceed to the next step

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  3. Connect to the CMP with the latest CPTK application compatible with ONS 15800/1 TL1 Agents 2.x, currently 3.0.1.

  4. On the View window select the CMP board with the left mouse button

  5. Press the buttons Ctrl and b

  6. On the View window select the CMP board with the right mouse button

  7. Select Change Type-Name in the pop-up menu that will appear

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  8. Press the pull-down menu of the field New Board Name and select CMP-W-2E. If you press c when the list of options is visible, the selections moves immediately on CMPs subset.

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  9. The field New Board Type will change automatically based on the Board Name.

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  10. Press the button Apply

  11. On the View window verify that the name of the CMP is changed into CMP-W-2E.

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