I just bought a new Cisco 1841 and the boot flash will not load. I tried to update it via a USB stick but I still get:
Upgrade ROMMON initialized
program load complete, entry point: 0x8000f000, size: 0xcb80
open(): Open Error = -13
loadprog: error - on file open
boot: cannot load "flash:c1841-ipbase-mz.124
Here is my sh ver:
Cisco IOS Software, 1841 Software (C1841-SPSERVICESK9-M), Version 12.4(3g), RELEASE SOFTWARE (fc2)
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Compiled Mon 06-Nov-06 01:17 by alnguyen
ROM: System Bootstrap, Version 12.4(13r)T5, RELEASE SOFTWARE (fc1)
babelisk_1841 uptime is 10 minutes
System returned to ROM by reload at 23:11:34 UTC Mon Sep 19 2011
System image file is "flash:c1841-spservicesk9-
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Cisco 1841 (revision 7.0) with 236544K/25600K bytes of memory.
Processor board ID FCZ1415915H
2 FastEthernet interfaces
DRAM configuration is 64 bits wide with parity disabled.
191K bytes of NVRAM.
1920740K bytes of USB Flash usbflash0 (Read/Write)
62720K bytes of ATA CompactFlash (Read/Write)
Configuration register is 0x2102