KB80597
Published: September 24, 2009
Revision: 2.0

FTP 'ls' or 'dir' command causes brain to reboot


Applies To:

SNAP-PAC-EB1
SNAP-PAC-EB2

Versions Affected:

Problem was discovered in version: R8.4a
Problem is fixed in version: R8.5a

Resolved In Version:

Problem is fixed in version: R8.5a


Symptoms:

If a directory listing of the brain is obtained via FTP using the ls or dir commands using a typical FTP client, then the brain's STAT LED will blink red 5 times and the brain will reboot.

Here is one way to reproduce this problem:

  1. From the Windows Start menu, choose Run.
  2. Type ftp://brain ip address as shown in the example below.
  3. [image1]

  4. Click OK. The status LED will blink 5 times and the brain will reset.

Resolution:

This problem has been fixed.


Questions?

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