Image Library in
Cisco UCS Central displays a list of all firmware images
Cisco UCS Central from Cisco.com, local file system and
remote file system.
The source for images
downloaded from Cisco.com is Cisco and for images downloaded from local or
remote file system is local. These firmware images are available for creating
The following are the
options to delete firmware images from the library:
Deleting the firmware
image — You can delete any downloaded image in the firmware library using
the delete option.
Purging the firmware image
metadata — You can delete the image metadata using the purge option. Even
after you delete the firmware image from the library, the metadata will still
exist. You can use the metadata information to download the actual firmware
image anytime from Cisco.com even after deleting the image. If you want to
completely remove the firmware image and associated metadata from the firmware
image library, make sure to delete the actual firmware image and purge the
metadata from the library.
If you have
already downloaded the image corresponding to the metadata into the firmware
image library, you cannot purge the metadata without deleting the image.