Firmware update to Flex switch failed, indicating an error with the message "file does not exist"

Use this information to troubleshoot an IOM: Reported ***ERROR*** file does not exist error message in the jobs log. This might occur if the IP address of the switch is not reachable on the network from Lenovo XClarity Administrator.

Take the following actions in this order. After each step, try updating the firmware again.
  1. Ensure that the switch has a valid IP address and is reachable on the network from the XClarity Administrator.
  2. Reset the switch.
  3. Reset/reboot CMM.