Installing OPBNOS from USB Drive

To install OPBNOS from USB Drive, Please follow the below steps:

  • Login using the console port and reboot the switch

  • Enter ONIE mode

  • Select 'ONIE: Uninstall OS' to clean up installed images

  • The Switch will reboot and boot into 'ONIE: Install OS' mode, run the below command to stop auto-discovery

ONIE:/ # onie-discovery-stop 
  • Enter the following command to create a USB mount location on the system

ONIE:/ # mkdir /mnt/media
  • Enter the following command to mount the USB. The vfat option is used for FAT32 formatted drives

ONIE:/ # mount -t vfat /mnt/media
Example - ONIE:/ # mount -t vfat /dev/sdb1 /mnt/media
  • Install the software from the USB drive, where /mnt/media specifies the path where the USB partition is mounted

ONIE:/ # onie-nos-install /mnt/media/opbnos.bin

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