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In Cisco switch 3650, the ios is cat3k_caa-base.SPA.03.03.00SE.pkg. Any expet can give me an explanation for each parts of the ios name? And why it use .pkg as extension name instead of .bin
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Hi Thank you so much for your fast reply. The link talks a lot about the name, and it is very good article on the name. but it does not mention .pkg extension name. Maybe pkg is new feature.
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pkg is like zip, pkg is extension for package

more about that
http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/net_mgmt/ciscoworks_ciscoview/4.0/quick/guide/cvgsdld.html
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Thank you !
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