Push File pushes Vendor Configuration File repeatedly every few hours instead of once

Zaid Abdulla zaid at genieacs.com
Thu Dec 28 17:47:11 EST 2017

On Thu, 2017-12-28 at 14:37 -0800, Michael Ducharme wrote:
> Correct, just as a task through the GUI, by opening the device,
> clicking Push File, clicking on the Vendor Config File. It gets
> queued and applied and disappears from the queue, no faults, but then
> it seems to push again a few hours later and again a few hours later,
> all by itself, without being asked for. No provision script is being
> used.

Can you confirm there's no download timeout faults in the log?
Sometimes devices don't send a TransferComplete message after
downloading the file so Genie assumes the download has failed and

> Could it have something to do with the timestamps? I sometimes see a
> weird mix of 1970 and the current year for timestamps under
> "Download". I don't know how these timestamps work, but my guess was
> that somehow the timestamp makes it think it hasn't updated the
> configuration for 47 years..

1970 is the default value (unix timestamp 0) :)

Zaid Abdulla <zaid at genieacs.com>

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