Readers will learn in this article how to upgrade the firmware on airMAX devices via the CLI/SSH.
Note: Ubiquiti always suggests upgrading via the web interface whenever possible.
- Download the correct firmware for the airMAX radio and rename it to: fwupdate.bin
- Copy the fwupdate.bin file to /tmp/ (usng WinSCP or SCP)
- Now issue the upgrade command:
- The unit will now upgrade and reboot. Do not interrupt this process!