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Release Notes for Cisco BBSM 5.1 Patch 1067
These release notes describe Cisco Building Broadband Service Manager (BBSM) 5.1 Patch 1067. The purpose of this patch is to add the Cisco Catalyst 2950 and 3550 switch types to BBSM.
Caution This patch is cumulative and supersedes patches 1057, 1063, 1065, and 1066. Do not install any of these patches after installing Patch 1067. If you are running Cisco IOS release 12.1(6) or 12.1(9), you must upgrade to Cisco IOS release 12.1(11)EA1 prior to installing Patch 1067.
The Catalyst 2950 series switches include the 2950-12, 2950G-12, 2950-24, 2950C-24, 2950G-24, 2950SX-24, 2950T-24, 2950-48, and 2950G-48 models. These switches must run either Cisco IOS release 12.0 or 12.1(11)EA1.
For existing 2950-12 and 2950-24 switches that have already been configured in BBSM, you must select the appropriate switch type with the corresponding IOS release after Patch 1067 has been installed. For example, if your Catalyst 2950-24 switch is running IOS release 12.0, select 2950-24 (12.0) from the drop-down menu. If your Catalyst 2950-24 switch is running IOS release 12.1(11), select 2950-24 (12.1.11). After you make these changes, it is not necessary to regenerate a port map.
Additional information about Catalyst 2950 switches is available at this Cisco website:
The Catalyst 3550 series switches include the 3550-12, 3550-24, and 3550-48 models. These switches must run on Cisco IOS release 12.1(11)EA1.
Additional information about Catalyst 3550 switches is available at this Cisco website:
BBSM service packs and patches can be installed locally onto any BBSM server with Internet access. Alternatively, BBSM service packs and patches can also be installed onto multiple BBSM servers from another computer in a remote location.
Caution Patch 1067 is specific to BBSM 5.1 with Service Pack 3 (SP3) installed. Do not install this patch onto a BBSM 5.1 server that has not been upgraded to SP3.
Use this procedure to install Patch 1067 onto your BBSM server:
Step 1 Using your Internet Explorer (IE) web browser, go to the Cisco BBSM 5.1 Software Download website at http://www.cisco.com/pcgi-bin/tablebuild.pl/bbsm51.
Step 2 Download patch1067.exe to a temporary location on your computer.
•For a local BBSM installation, go to Step 5.
•For a remote BBSM installation, continue with Step 3.
Step 3 In the IE browser Address field, type http://<ext_NIC_addr>:9488/www, where <ext_NIC_addr> is the external NIC address of the remote BBSM server.
For example, type http://999.99.999.99:9488/www, and press Enter.
Step 4 Log on with your username and password. The remote BBSM Dashboard appears.
Note You must have administrator privileges to log on. Do not enter any information in the Domain field.
Step 5 From the BBSM Dashboard, use the WEBpatch utility to install this patch.
Refer to the Cisco BBSM 5.1 Software Configuration Guide for instructions on installing and transferring BBSM patches. After you install the patch, wait for the BBSM server to reboot.
The following documents provide complete information about BBSM:
•Cisco BBSM 5.1 and BBSD Installation Guide (order number DOC-7812741=)
•Cisco BBSM 5.1 Software Configuration Guide (available on Cisco.com)
•Cisco BBSD (Director) Software Configuration Guide (available on Cisco.com)
•Cisco BBSM 5.1 SDK Developer Guide (available on Cisco.com)
•Cisco BBSM Hardware Assembly Guide (available on Cisco.com)
•Requires Immediate Attention Card for Cisco BBSM Server (available on Cisco.com)
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