Software Release Notes

Software Versions: 3.2.41
3.2.325 Embedded Software Portal Software

P/N 260-668060-001 Rev 021 20 January 2006

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........................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................7 Closed Field Issues..........................................................................................2 Compatibility .....................4 Eclipse Hardware Supported .............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................8 Important Notes ..................1 Supported Functionality .................6 Computer Hardware Supported ..............................................................................................................................4 Operating Systems Supported...................................................6 Regional Settings Supported ......................................................................Table of Contents Scope and Purpose ...........................1 Software Introduction .............................8 Portal and Embedded Compatibility History............................................................................................................................7 Closed Significant Issues ............8 iii ...........

41 3.2. The intended users of this document are: Stratex Networks (SN) Customers SN Value Added Resellers SN Value Added Service Providers SN Product Support staff SN Field Service staff Software Introduction This software has been made available for customer release.325 Portal Scope and Purpose This document provides software release information on supported functionality. and known customer affecting issues. transport channel and VLAN tagging Customer naming of system functions Software rollback and reset Network time protocol Event Log and Link History clear down Improved Protection Diagnostics diagram Alarm action severity thresholds Default gateway support The following table lists the software details for this release.1 with the following exceptions: • • Some IDU300 155o 1+1 or DAC 3xE3/DS3M events will not be processed ODU 300 SP bulk software download is not supported and RF values are not displayed in the configuration viewer P/N 260-668060-001 Rev 021. RAC 3X.6. IDU 300 ES +8xE1 capacities DAC ES/GE priority mapping.2. 3.41 Embedded.325 Stratex Reference Number 1341-063 0184-069 This release is supported by ProVision Element Manager System software version 5. 3.2. Product Eclipse Embedded Software Eclipse Portal Software Part Number 275-250219-030241 280-200010-0302325 Version Number 3. compatibility. In addition to previously supported hardware and functionality it now provides additional support for: • • • • • • • • • • • • • IDU 300 155o 1+1 DAC 3xE3/DS3M ODU 300 SP Additional ODU 300 HP frequencies Additional RAC 40.2. relating to the released software versions.Eclipse Software Release Notes. 20 January 2006 Page 1 .

821) performance monitor for link history reports Diagnostics Activate tributary/AUX line facing loop back Activate tributary/AUX radio facing loop back Activate digital loop back Activate IF loop back Activate circuit loopbacks Transmit AIS on individual tributaries Enable TX PA mute View system summary View problem and severity indicators Disable ATPC Enable DAC PRBS Configure safety timers View and control ring status PRBS tester reset control Perform software rollback and reset Clear event log P/N 260-668060-001 Rev 021.2. site name. modulation and capacity Configure tributary interface parameters Configure DAC ES ports Configure circuits Configure IP routing Set radio date and time Manage software versions and download View active license and download license Configure ring protection Configure dynamic routing View equipment part numbers and serial numbers Configure custom T/R splits Configure trap destinations Configure XP4 compatibility mode Configure ring wrap and unwrap criteria Configure system function names Performance and Monitoring View RSL View G. Configuration Populate information fields such as terminal name. 3. New functionality is highlighted in bold italics.41 embedded and 3.2. 20 January 2006 Page 2 .Eclipse Software Release Notes.2.2. 3. etc View expected plug-in layout Configure frequency. power.826 View event log and view event history View temperature values View forward power data View available supply voltages View DAC ES Ethernet performance statistics Estimated BER (G.41 Embedded.325 Portal Supported Functionality The following headings list functionality that is currently supported by 3.826 15-minute and daily registers View history graphs and reports View Real time G.325 Portal software.

3. 20 January 2006 Page 3 .325 Portal Protection Support Equipment protection supported Hitless path protection supported Unidirectional ring protection supported Optical tributary protection supported Communications & Networking Serial interface supported SNMPv2 interface supported Ethernet interface support NMS overhead channel supported Static routing supported OSPF routing supported RIP II routing supported Configure default gateway Miscellaneous Features Manufacturing details supported Watch dog supported ATPC supported Portal auto-version supported (upload Portal from radio) Soft reset without interrupting traffic As-built report supported Data file to send to Stratex Help Desk Alarms Alarm hierarchy supported User configurable alarm thresholds Alarm I/O supported Logs Event log operational Informational event log entries Event log notes Security Features controlled by license key Portal user security Auto-login support for ProVision Software Loading Software loading – internal users only Software loading – customer usable Portal Help Customer support details About Eclipse Portal Eclipse Help integration with alarm troubleshooting entries P/N 260-668060-001 Rev 021.2.41 Embedded. 3.2.Eclipse Software Release Notes.

3. Optical Data Access Card. 4xE1/DS1 Data Access Card. 20xE1/DS1. Hot Standby Indoor Unit. 64xE1. XPIC Radio Access Card. EXN-002 EXF-001.2. Hot Standby Indoor Unit. 1RU Intelligent Node Unit. ODU 100 Radio Access Card. Extended Node Protection Card Indoor Unit. 3. QPSK Indoor Unit. Gigabit Ethernet Data Access Card. 1RU Node Controller Card Fan Card Intelligent Node Unit. ODU 300. EXR-999-002 EXR-966-001 EXR-900-001 Description Indoor Chassis.2. 3xE3/DS3. ODU 100 version 2 Radio Access Card. 20xE1. 1xSTM-1/OC3 Multiplexed to 63E1/84DS1.41 Embedded. 8xE1/DS1 Indoor Unit. tributary protection Radio Access Card. QPSK Indoor Unit. 1xSTM-1/OC3.Eclipse Software Release Notes. 10/100baseT Fast Ethernet Data Access Card. 8xE1. 2xSTM-1/OC3. Electrical Data Access Card. 20 January 2006 Page 4 . EXX-000-002 EXX-000-201 EXS-001 EXB-081-001 EXB-161-001 EXB-201-001 EXG-081-001 EXG-201-001 EXG-211-001 EXA-001 EXD-040-001 EXD-160-001 EXD-152-001 EXD-153-001 EXD-171-001 EXD-180-001 EXD-254-001 EXD-330-001 EXR-011-001 EXR-011-002 EXR-999-001. EXF-002 EXX-000-001. ODU 300 Radio Access Card.325 Portal Compatibility Eclipse Hardware Supported The following table details the hardware that is supported by this software and corresponding part numbers. 1xSTM-1/OC3. 16xE1/DS1 Data Access Card. Hardware Type IDC NCC FAN INU INUe NPC IDU 100 8x IDU 100 16x IDU 100 20x IDU 300 8x IDU 300 20x IDU 300 ES AUX DAC 4x DAC 16x DAC 155o DAC 155oM DAC ES DAC GE DAC 2x155e DAC 3xE3/DS3 RAC 10 RAC 10 v2 RAC 30 RAC 40 RAC 3X Part Number EXC-001. Fast Ethernet + 8xE1/DS1 Auxiliary and alarm I/O card Data Access Card. 16xE1. 1xSTM1/OC3 and 2xSTM1/OC3 P/N 260-668060-001 Rev 021. EXC-002 EXN-001. ODU 300. Optical Data Access Card.

* All numbers supported P/N 260-668060-001 Rev 021. 32.2. 3.325 Portal Hardware Type ODU 100 Part Number ECS-07-0154-* ECS-08-0119-* ECS-08-0266-* ECS-11-0490-* ECS-13-0266-* ECS-15-0490-* ECS-18-0340-* ECS-23-0600-* ECS-23-1232-* ECS-31-0410-* ECS-31-1008-* ECS-38-1260-* E**-05-0300-* E**-06-0160-* E**-07-0154-* E**-07-0196-* E**-08-0126-* E**-08-0266-* E**-08-0311-* E**-11-0530-* E**-15-0420-* E**-15-0644-* E**-18-1008-* E**-18-1120-* E**-23-1008-* E**-26-0800-* E**-28-0450-* E**-31-1975-* E**-38-1000-* EAH-06-0252-* EAH-06-0180-* EAH-07-0161-* EAH-08-0126-* EAH-08-0266-* EAH-08-0311-* EAH-11-0530-* EAH-15-0475-* EAH-15-0728-* EAH-18-1092-* EAH-23-0600-* EAH-23-1232-* ECS-07-0161-* ECS-08-0126-* ECS-08-0311-* ECS-11-0500-* ECS-15-0315-* ECS-15-0644-* ECS-18-1010-* ECS-23-1008-* ECS-26-1008-* ECS-31-0450-* ECS-31-1975-* E**-05-0312-* E**-06-0170-* E**-07-0161-* E**-07-0245-* E**-08-0151-* E**-08-0305-* E**-11-0490-* E**-13-0266-* E**-15-0475-* E**-15-0728-* E**-18-1010-* E**-18-1560-* E**-23-1200-* E**-26-0855-* E**-28-1008-* E**-32-0812-* E**-38-1260-* EAH-06-0160-* EAH-06-0340-* EAH-07-0245-* EAH-08-0152-* EAH-08-0306-* EAH-11-0490-* EAH-15-0315-* EAH-15-0490-* EAH-18-0340-* EAH-18-1120-* EAH-23-1008-* ECS-07-0245-* ECS-08-0151-* ECS-08-0305-* ECS-11-0530-* ECS-15-0420-* ECS-15-0728-* ECS-18-1092-* ECS-23-1200-* ECS-31-0225-* ECS-31-0490-* ECS-32-0812-* E**-06-0252-* E**-06-0340-* E**-07-0168-* E**-08-0119-* E**-08-0208-* E**-08-0310-* E**-11-0500-* E**-15-0315-* E**-15-0490-* E**-18-0340-* E**-18-1092-* E**-23-0600-* E**-23-1232-* E**-26-1008-* E**-31-0225-* E**-38-0700-* EAH-06-0170-* EAH-07-0154-* EAH-08-0119-* EAH-08-0208-* EAH-08-0310-* EAH-11-0500-* EAH-15-0420-* EAH-15-0644-* EAH-18-1010-* EAH-18-1560-* EAH-23-1200-* Description Frequency bands supported are: 7.Eclipse Software Release Notes. 15. 31. 15. 8. 18. 31. 23.2. 8. 38 GHz Note: the software supports these frequency bands/splits however the hardware option may not exist. 8. 18. 7. 26. 3. 13. 7. 11. 28. 23 GHz Note: the software supports these frequency bands/splits however the hardware option may not exist.41 Embedded. 13. 23. 38 GHz Note: the software supports these frequency bands/splits however the hardware option may not exist. * All numbers & letters supported ODU 300 HP Frequency bands supported are: 6. * All numbers supported ODU 300 EP & SP Frequency bands supported are: 5. 26. 18. 32. 6. 15. 11. 20 January 2006 Page 5 . 11.

500 MHz 256 MB 80 MB SVGA 800 x 600 256 Yes Note: ATI video cards installed with a ‘Catalyst driver’ set earlier than 4. P/N 260-668060-001 Rev 021.Eclipse Software Release Notes. The workaround is to install the latest video drivers from the video card manufacturer.2.9 will cause the Portal performance page to stop working if the screen-saver activates.325 Portal Operating Systems Supported The following table details the supported Operating Systems. Attributes Processor RAM HD space (install and operate) Monitor adaptor Monitor display resolution Monitor colours Mouse Minimum Specifications P3. 3.41 Embedded.0 Windows 98 Notes Refer to Eclipse User Manual for XP support information - Computer Hardware Supported The following table details the minimum hardware specifications required to operate Portal. 20 January 2006 Page 6 .2. 3. Operating System Windows XP Pro (SP1) Windows 2000 Pro (SP3) Windows NT 4.

Programming a default route into the static routing did not appear to work correctly. Greek. Hebrew. Latvian. Slovenian.41 Embedded. The workaround is to use decimal points. Bulgarian.325 Portal Regional Settings Supported Portal supports the following locales and there are no known limitations: Albanian. Serbo-Croatian. 3. Thai Turkish Alarms page is larger than 800 x 600 resolution Some event log entries in the event browser and link history pages may not be displayed Hindi Swedish Closed Field Issues The following table lists field issues that have been fixed by this release. Romanian. Catalan. Serbian. Italian. Portal allowed the user to change the TX Power outside of the actual ODU 100 power range. Korean. Portuguese.2. Lithuanian. Danish. Hungarian. Estonian. Russian. French. Belorussian. and the alarms page is larger than 800 x 600 resolution The alarms page is larger than 800 x 600 resolution Commas are displayed instead of decimal points when entering the TR/RX spacing and TX/RX frequency. Locales Arabic Chinese Known Limitations The calendar does not display the day of the week correctly The date format is not consistent in event browser. 20 January 2006 Page 7 . German. Norwegian. Offline ODU 300 faults were not being displayed in Portal. Portal will accept commas when the user enters TX/RX frequency. The following table details known regional settings limitations. Polish. Croatian. English. Dutch. Spanish. Japanese. Icelandic. Czech. 3. however it will not accept commas for the TX/RX spacing. Macedonian.Eclipse Software Release Notes. Finnish. Slovak.2. P/N 260-668060-001 Rev 021. the calendar does not display the day of the week correctly. Ukrainien. Trouble Ticket # C-00093901 C-00092767 C-00090704 C-00089917 Issue Description A RAC 40 would not reliably lock all demodulators following a power cycle or following a software download.

Static routes should not be entered when using OSPF. Software Type Embedded Issue Description Portal was unable to detect hardware changes when a ODU300.69. Build 1358 Important Notes 1. Portal notes fields in the event log displayed misleading text.1. 20 January 2006 Page 8 .9.2. Portal Help integration requires Stratex Help revision 014 or higher.44 1. Build 1660 or 1722 0.Eclipse Software Release Notes. ODU300 SP. When upgrading from version 2.6. Build 2018 1. The interim versions that can be used are 2.6.18 and later (Portal auto-version supported) 2.1. Traffic may be affected when upgrading software between two specific versions of software.0.66.325 Portal Closed Significant Issues The following table lists significant issues that were discovered during development/testing and have been fixed by this release. it can be found on the Eclipse Setup installation CD. 2. 2.73 or later. An example was “Ring0 SECONDARY path wrapped because of TX path failure”. contact details are on page ii of these release notes.0.5. P/N 260-668060-001 Rev 021.31 0.1. Stratex Help is a standalone help program that is installed separately to Portal. 4. 2.9.58. The workaround was to refresh Portal. Build 1660 0.9.5.10. Portal Portal and Embedded Compatibility History Embedded Software Version 2. A license upgrade requires a power cycle if the backplane type changes.10. 2.0. 5. Contact a Stratex Networks Technical Help desk for details. 3.2. where the ‘Ring0’ displayed radio context information and not user defined information.10.41 Embedded.63 or earlier to version 3.1. or ODU 300 HP was interchanged between a single IDU or INU. Build 2112 and later 2. 3.32 Matching Portal Software Version 2.8.29 0. 3.1.1.9.0.51. Build 1923 0.0.20 0. 2.2. an interim version of software must be loaded first.1.10.8.9. or 2.

3.41 Embedded. 20 January 2006 Page 9 .2. Lock all units to TX/RX on the Primary and load only to the high band Secondary IDU/ODU pair Keeping all units TX/RX locked on the Primary.Eclipse Software Release Notes. e. Keeping all units TX/RX locked on the Secondary. 7. load only to the high band Primary IDU/ODU pair. c. 3. If you encounter a technical issue please contact us using the information on page ii of these Release Notes P/N 260-668060-001 Rev 021. load only to the low band Secondary IDU/ODU pair Switch all units to TX/RX on the Secondary and lock them there. load only to the low band Primary IDU/ODU pair Switch all units back to TX/RX auto Stratex Networks encourages its customers to report problems so we can resolve them as quickly as possible. b.2. f. Keeping all units TX/RX locked on the Secondary. To reduce the traffic outage time during a software load of a IDU 100 1+1 protected radio the following steps should be observed: a. A power cycle or a RAC reinsertion is required if a capacity change exceeds the license capacity size. d.325 Portal 6.