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Cisco Bug: CSCvs67145 - CAT3850: %BOOT-3-SYSD_STARTFAIL:R0/0: Failed to launch boottask boothelper_autoupgrade.service error

Last Modified

Oct 04, 2020

Products (1)

  • Cisco Catalyst 3850 Series Switches

Known Affected Releases

16.12 16.5

Description (partial)

The log 

"%BOOT-3-SYSD_STARTFAIL: R0/0: Failed to launch boot task boothelper_autoupgrade.service (exit-code)

appears in console when upgrading software from 16.6.x train to 16.12.x train. There is no functional impact associated with the log.

Appears during upgrade of the device from 16.6.x train to 16.12.x train.
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