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Cisco Bug: CSCte01163 - ASA will not copy a zero size file to flash:

Last Modified

Mar 02, 2018

Products (1)

  • Cisco Adaptive Security Device Manager

Known Affected Releases

6.2(1) 6.2(5)

Description (partial)


When trying to copy a file that has zero size to flash the ASA will give an error.

If you try to do it using tftp it will report
%Error copying tftp://<ip addr>/.../<filename> (Operation aborted. Source file blank)

Trying to do it with ASDM, ASDM will give an error screen saying

Error occurred in performing File Transfer

Server returned HTTP response code: 400 for URL:
https://<ip addr>/admin/disk0/<filename>

Trying to copy a zero size file to flash on an ASA.
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