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Cisco Router As TFTP Server

Posted on 2012-03-20
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Hello Experts,

I have configured one of my routers as a tftp servers with the following commands:

ip tftp source-interface Ethernet2/0
ip tftp source-interface Ethernet2/0
tftp-server system
tftp-server 192.168.1.1
tftp-server unix
tftp-server disk0
tftp-server nvram
tftp-server nvram:
tftp-server server

Basically, as you can see I've included everything, nonetheless when I try to use the router as the tftp server from another router I get the following message:

%Error opening tftp://192.168.1.1/dls2-confg (Permission denied)

I've seen this messgae before, but I can't remember how to resolve it.

Any help will be greatly appreciated


Cheers

Carlton
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Try this command:

tftp-server flash:dls2-confg

(assuming dls2-confg is the name of the file you want to be able to download via tftp)
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Thanks Mark,

Will check it out shortly
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Hi Mark,

I tried your solution. I'm now getting the following error:

%Error opening tftp://192.168.1.1/dls2-confg (Socket error)

Any ideas?

Cheers
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What router and IOS are you running?
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Mark,

DLS2#SH VER
Cisco IOS Software, Linux Software (LINUXL2-UPK9-M), Experimental Version 12.2(20100802:165548) [mtimm-mtrosel2iol 102]
Copyright (c) 1986-2010 by Cisco Systems, Inc.
Compiled Mon 02-Aug-10 10:05 by mtimm

ROM: Bootstrap program is Linux

 DLS2 uptime is 2 hours, 36 minutes
System returned to ROM by reload at 0
System image file is "unix:/home/iou/herebedragons/ins1019/i86bi_linuxl2-upk9-ms"


This product contains cryptographic features and is subject to United
States and local country laws governing import, export, transfer and
use. Delivery of Cisco cryptographic products does not imply
third-party authority to import, export, distribute or use encryption.
Importers, exporters, distributors and users are responsible for
compliance with U.S. and local country laws. By using this product you
agree to comply with applicable laws and regulations. If you are unable
to comply with U.S. and local laws, return this product immediately.

A summary of U.S. laws governing Cisco cryptographic products may be found at:
http://www.cisco.com/wwl/export/crypto/tool/stqrg.html

If you require further assistance please contact us by sending email to
export@cisco.com.

Linux Unix (Intel-x86) processor with 138728K bytes of memory.
Processor board ID 2048196
16 Ethernet interfaces
128K bytes of NVRAM.

Configuration register is 0x0

DLS2#
DLS2#
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What model router is it? I can't say I am familiar with that IOS.
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Mark,

its a virtual lab.....
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Cheers
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