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Cisco Unified IP Phone 7905G/7912G Release Notes for Firmware Release 8.0(3) (SCCP)

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Cisco Unified IP Phone 7905G/7912G Release Notes for Firmware Release 8.0(3) (SCCP)

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Cisco Unified IP Phone 7905G/7912G Release Notes for Firmware Release 8.0(3) (SCCP)

Contents

Related Documentation

New and Changed Information

Installation Notes

Caveats

Using Bug Toolkit

Open Caveats

Resolved Caveats

Obtaining Documentation, Obtaining Support, and Security Guidelines

Cisco Product Security Overview


Cisco Unified IP Phone 7905G/7912G Release Notes for Firmware Release 8.0(3) (SCCP)


April 23, 2007

Use these release notes with the Cisco Unified IP Phones 7905 and 7912G for firmware release 8.0(3) running on Cisco Unified CallManager versions 5.0, 4.2, 4.1, 4.0, and 3.3 (SCCP).

Contents

These release notes provide the following information. You might need to notify your users about some of the information provided in this document.

Related Documentation

New and Changed Information

Installation Notes

Caveats

Obtaining Documentation, Obtaining Support, and Security Guidelines

Related Documentation

Cisco Unified IP Phone Documentation

Refer to publications that are specific to your language, phone model and Cisco Unified CallManager release. Navigate from the following documentation URL:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/voicesw/tsd_products_support_category_home.html

Cisco Unified CallManager Documentation

Refer to the Cisco Unified CallManager Documentation Guide and other publications specific to your Cisco Unified CallManager release. Navigate from the following URL:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/voicesw/ps556/tsd_products_support_series_home.htm

New and Changed Information

Cisco Unified IP Phone firmware release 8.0(3) supports several releases of Cisco Unified CallManager, including thes releases—versions 4.2 and 5.0. For a complete list of new and changed phone features introduced in these Cisco Unified CallManager versions, refer to the Release Notes for Cisco Unified CallManager 4.2 and the Release Notes for Cisco Unified CallManager 5.0. See the "Related Documentation" section for help locating these documents.


Note For more information about new features, refer to the Related Documentation section.


Installation Notes

Before using the Cisco Unified IP Phones 7905G and 7912G with Cisco Unified CallManager release 3.3.2 or later, you must install the latest firmware on all Cisco Unified CallManager servers in the cluster. The firmware image names are:

For the Cisco Unified IP Phone 7905G: CP7905080003SCCP070409A.sbin

For the Cisco Unified IP Phone 7912G: CP7912080003SCCP070409A.sbin


Note Release 8.0(3) supports both versions of the Cisco Unified IP Phone 7912G (CP-7912G and CP-7912G-A).


To install the firmware, follow these steps:

Procedure


Step 1 Go to the following URL:

http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/tablebuild.pl/ip-7900ser

Step 2 Double-click one of the following hyperlinks, and follow the prompts to download the firmware:

Cisco Unified CallManager release 4.2 and earlier:

For the Cisco  Unified IP Phone 7905G: cmterm-7905G-sccp.8-0-3.exe

For the Cisco Unified  IP Phone 7912G: cmterm-7912G-sccp.8-0-3.exe

Cisco Unified CallManager release 5.0 (prior to 5.0(4)):

For the Cisco Unified  IP Phone 7905G: cmterm-7905-8.0.3-sccp.cop

For the Cisco Unified  IP Phone 7912G: cmterm-7912-.8.0.3-sccp.cop

Cisco Unified CallManager release 5.0(4) and later:

For the Cisco Unified  IP Phone 7905G: cmterm-7905-8.0,3-sccp.cop.sgn

For the Cisco Unified  IP Phone 7912G: cmterm-7912-8.0.3-sccp.cop.sgn

Step 3 Go back to the URL shown in Step 1, double-click one of the following hyperlinks, and follow the prompts to download the Readme file, which contains installation instructions for the corresponding firmware:

For the Cisco Unified  IP Phone 7905G: cmterm-7905G-sccp.8-0-3-Readme.htm

For the Cisco Unified  IP Phone 7912G: cmterm-7912G-sccp.8-0-3-Readme.htm

Step 4 Follow the instructions in the Readme file to install the firmware.


Caveats

This section contains these topics:

Using Bug Toolkit

Open Caveats

Resolved Caveats

Using Bug Toolkit

Known problems (bugs) are graded according to severity level. These release notes contain descriptions of:

All severity level 1 or 2 bugs.

Significant severity level 3 bugs.

You can search for problems by using the Cisco Software Bug Toolkit.

To access Bug Toolkit, you need the following items:

Internet connection

Web browser

Cisco.com user ID and password

To use the Software Bug Toolkit, follow these steps:

Procedure


Step 1 To access the Bug Toolkit, go to http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/launch_bugtool.pl.

Step 2 Log on with your Cisco.com user ID and password.

Step 3 Click the Launch Bug Toolkit hyperlink.

Step 4 To look for information about a specific problem, enter the bug ID number in the "Enter known bug ID" field and click Search.


Open Caveats

Table 1 lists Severity 1, 2 and 3 defects that are open for Cisco Unified IP Phone 7905G and 7921G using firmware release 8.0(3).

For more information about an individual defect, you can access the online record for the defect by clicking the Identifier or going to the URL shown. You must be a registered Cisco.com user to access this online information.

Because defect status continually changes, be aware that Table 1 reflects a snapshot of the defects that were open at the time this report was compiled. For an updated view of open defects, access Bug Toolkit as described in the "Using Bug Toolkit" section.

Table 1 Open Caveats for Cisco Unified IP Phone 7905G/7912G for Firmware Release 8.0(3)

Identifier
Headline and Bug Toolkit

CSCsd90748

Cisco Unified IP Phone 7905 reboots when Cell Pickup Service option is selected

http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/onebug.pl?bugid=CSCsd90748

CSCsi48004

Data Virtual LAN (VLAN) traffic is dropped or discarded with GigabitEthernet Netrwork Interface Cards (NICs) set to Auto

http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/onebug.pl?bugid=CSCsi48004


Resolved Caveats

Table 2 lists Severity 1, 2 and 3 defects that are resolved for Cisco Unified IP Phone 7905G and 7921G using firmware release 8.0(3).

For more information about an individual defect, you can access the online record for the defect by clicking the Identifier or going to the URL shown. You must be a registered Cisco.com user to access this online information.

Because defect status continually changes, be aware that Table 2 reflects a snapshot of the defects that were resolved at the time this report was compiled. For an updated view of resolved defects, access Bug Toolkit as described in the "Using Bug Toolkit" section.

Table 2 Resolved Caveats for Cisco Unified IP Phone 7905G/7912G for Firmware Release 8.0(3) 

Identifier
Headline and Bug Toolkit

CSCsb76616

Cisco Unified IP Phone 7905G and 7912G directory number incorrectly returns Under DeviceInformationX

http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/onebug.pl?bugid=CSCsb76616

CSCsg21329

Cisco Unified IP Phone 7912 calling number is missing from received call history

http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/onebug.pl?bugid=CSCsg21329

CSCsg33911

Cisco Unified IP Phone 7912G does not boot up after firmware upgrade

http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/onebug.pl?bugid=CSCsg33911

CSCsg48291

Cisco Unified IP Phone 7912G and 7905G have different behavior after recovery from the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) issue

http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/onebug.pl?bugid=CSCsg48291

CSCsg67466

Cisco Unified IP Phone 7912G Dual Tone Multi Frequency (DTMF) transmit fails

http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/onebug.pl?bugid=CSCsg67466

CSCsh21722

Cisco Unified IP Phone 7912G cannot access corporate directory with French locale

http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/onebug.pl?bugid=CSCsh21722

CSCsh31976

Cisco Unified IP Phone 7912 should retry after HTTP refresh fails

http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/onebug.pl?bugid=CSCsh31976

CSCsh97445

HTTP URL requested by Cisco Unified IP Phone 7912 misses variable name

http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/onebug.pl?bugid=CSCsh97445

CSCsi03943

Cisco Unified IP Phone 7912 (United Kingdom Locale) files download every time the IP Phone reboots

http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/onebug.pl?bugid=CSCsi03943

CSCsi22118

Cisco Unified IP Phone 7912 using Firmware Release 8.0(2) SCCP resets when accessing Corporate Directory or other XML

http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/onebug.pl?bugid=CSCsi22118

CSCsi32679

Cisco Unified IP Phone 7912 increases the number of digits displayed for external phone number mask

http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/onebug.pl?bugid=CSCsi32679

CSCsi33314

Incorrect chunk size in HTTP encoding for `StreamingStatisticsX'

http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/onebug.pl?bugid=CSCsi33314

CSCsi40995

The memory space of version string is smaller than the macro definition

http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/Support/Bugtool/onebug.pl?bugid=CSCsi40995


Obtaining Documentation, Obtaining Support, and Security Guidelines

For information on obtaining documentation, obtaining support, providing documentation feedback, security guidelines, and also recommended aliases and general Cisco documents, see the monthly What's New in Cisco Product Documentation, which also lists all new and revised Cisco technical documentation, at:

Cisco Product Security Overview

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