Driver Details

Dell Networking N2000 Series, Firmware Version 6.2.7.2,A10

Both Dell Networking N2000 and N3000 Series switches share the same firmware image file (N3000_N2000v6.2.7.2.stk). If your N2000 series switch has an earlier version of firmware (6.0.0.7 or 6.0.0.8 or 6.0.1.3), upgrade your switch to the latest version of firmware 6.2.7.2 as it contains multiple bug fixes.

Please refer to the Release Notes for fixes and enhancements available in this release. "Release Notes" are included in the zip file - "Dell Networking_6.2.7.2_Release_Notes".

Please follow firmware upgrade instructions included in the zip file - "Upgrading Dell Networking N3000_N2000 Series Switches From Version 6.x.x.x to 6.2.7.2 Firmware"

Fixes & Enhancements

New Features & Enhancements:
None

Fixes:
Case ID Summary
921634 N4xxx - 6.2.0.5 - Packet Loss on OOB interface, also with firmware 6.2.1.3
946636 N3000 - "show supported switchtype" lists both N2000 as supported switch
951836 N4032 - 6.2.6.4 : Unable to unconfigure ipv6 hop-limit
983834 N4032F - 6.2.6.6 - " broad_hpc_drv.c(4428) 1396 %% unit 0 PORT_CBL_TABLE entry 0 parity error"
974414 N3000 - 6.2.6.8 - N3000 Stack - Configuration loss after stack failover
976065 N2048 - 6.2.6.6 Enabling UDLD shuts the ports down and changes state to D-Disable
980030 N4000 - 6.2.6.8 - Switch crash "emWeb" when ran "do show running-config interface te1/0/8 all"
980035 N-Series PoC - Question on DHCP Relay Source & Destination Port
966115 N-Series - 6.2.6.6 - Default power management mode (Dynamic)
966290 N4K Crash Dump analysis firmware 6.2.0.5
974421 N2000 - 6.2.1.6 - N2048P Stack member "dot1s_task" crash
981140 N-Series - 6.2.1.6: N-series goes to u-boot after customers select Option 13 from Boot Menu
975088 N3024/6.2.6.6 : Login timeout occurs when tacacs timeout is configured for one second

Please refer to the Release Notes for additional bug fixes and feature enhancements available in this release. "Release Notes" are included in the zip file - "Dell Networking_6.2.7.2_Release_Notes"

Version

Version 6.2.7.2, A10

Category

Network

Release date

30 Nov 2015

Last Updated

01 Dec 2015

Importance

Available formats

File Format:Plain-Text
File Name:N2000ReadMev6.2.7.2a10.txt
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 3 KB
Format Description:This file format contains plain text which can be viewed with a standard text editor.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
fe5828a02bd8c2951e597f9c3ba1df90
SHA1:
44bb7884d4f4525a40acd133d353732a63485288
SHA-256:
9320a00a5de77eca2a724c2014627b224e8aee10403995ef2dc1ac15f33764e3
File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:N2000v6.2.7.2a10.zip
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 22 MB
Format Description:This file format consists of an archive of files that may be decompressed to a directory on the hard drive. The installation can then be done from that directory.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
9e96ad931f5910eb35537e6c8e00386c
SHA1:
a21062302abcf502a4bfb64d2ecca169e8c29597
SHA-256:
6ad974d696268dfd5479e90f7dac7fb59e361e6174323335ee902910dd09e64b

By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.

Version
6.6.0.2,A00 03 Jun 201910:45:25 PM
6.3.3.14,6.3.3.14 09 Feb 201810:01:51 PM
6.3.3.10,A31 03 Nov 20178:28:10 PM
6.3.3.9,A30 13 Oct 20179:19:11 PM
6.3.3.8,A29 11 Sep 20176:55:32 PM
6.2.6.6,A07 08 Sep 20152:01:52 PM
6.2.1.6,A06 29 May 20152:08:18 PM
6.2.0.5,A05 10 Mar 20159:33:51 PM
6.1.2.4,A04 14 Nov 20143:00:52 PM
6.1.1.7,A03 05 Sep 20142:15:47 AM
6.1.0.6,A02 16 Jul 20141:01:47 PM
6.1.0.1,A01 06 Jun 20149:16:40 PM
6.0.1.3,A00 28 Feb 20149:35:29 PM
Applies to
Dell N2024
Dell N2024P
Dell N2048
Dell N2048P
Installation instructions
(1) Download the zip file - N2000v6.2.7.2a10.zip
(2) Extract the image file "N3000_N2000v6.2.7.2.stk" from the zip file
(3) Install the image to the switch by following the upgrade procedure "Upgrading Dell Networking N3000_N2000 Series Switches From Version 6.x.x.x to 6.2.7.2 Firmware.pdf" extracted from zip file.
Important Information
New Features & Enhancements:
None

Fixes:
Case ID Summary
921634 N4xxx - 6.2.0.5 - Packet Loss on OOB interface, also with firmware 6.2.1.3
946636 N3000 - "show supported switchtype" lists both N2000 as supported switch
951836 N4032 - 6.2.6.4 : Unable to unconfigure ipv6 hop-limit
983834 N4032F - 6.2.6.6 - " broad_hpc_drv.c(4428) 1396 %% unit 0 PORT_CBL_TABLE entry 0 parity error"
974414 N3000 - 6.2.6.8 - N3000 Stack - Configuration loss after stack failover
976065 N2048 - 6.2.6.6 Enabling UDLD shuts the ports down and changes state to D-Disable
980030 N4000 - 6.2.6.8 - Switch crash "emWeb" when ran "do show running-config interface te1/0/8 all"
980035 N-Series PoC - Question on DHCP Relay Source & Destination Port
966115 N-Series - 6.2.6.6 - Default power management mode (Dynamic)
966290 N4K Crash Dump analysis firmware 6.2.0.5
974421 N2000 - 6.2.1.6 - N2048P Stack member "dot1s_task" crash
981140 N-Series - 6.2.1.6: N-series goes to u-boot after customers select Option 13 from Boot Menu
975088 N3024/6.2.6.6 : Login timeout occurs when tacacs timeout is configured for one second

Please refer to the Release Notes for additional bug fixes and feature enhancements available in this release. "Release Notes" are included in the zip file - "Dell Networking_6.2.7.2_Release_Notes"
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