Introduced : BIG-IP_v9.6.0
Initiates an install of SW images on all blades installed on one chassis. Hotfix ‘*.iso’ files can also be installed using this method.


    in String install_volume,
    in String product,
    in String version,
    in String build


Parameter Type Description
install_volume String installation slot (HD slot) to install to. This will be the same on all blades.
product String The product you are installing (ex: BIGIP)
version String The version of product (ex: 9.6.0)
build String the build number you are installing

Return Type

Type Description


Exception Description
Common::AccessDenied Raised if the client credentials are not valid.
Common::InvalidArgument Raised if one of the arguments is invalid.
Common::OperationFailed Raised if an operation error occurs.

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