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Cisco Bug: CSCtd59186 - AW:failed to install license with TFTPD32 tftfp server

Last Modified

Jul 15, 2011

Products (1)

  • Cisco 5500 Series Wireless Controllers

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Description (partial)

Error while trying to install a controller license,

(ct-1) >license install tftp://
Transfering licenses from tftp://
% Error: License file transfer failed - Error from server: Access violation


In the tftp server,  
Read request for file <\ct.lic>. Mode octet
Error: EACCESS. Ext error The directory name is invalid.

There is no problem to download other types of files like images, configuration files.

Use a linux tftp server the install succeed.  
There maybe an interop issue with tftpd with the license install process
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