The State Machine During Switching

Handling FPGA Images

Napatech SmartNIC
Content Type
User Guide
Capture Software Version
Link™ Capture Software 12.8

When switching image on a SmartNIC, the state machine will progress from NEUTRAL through IMAGE SWITCH EVENT ARMED and IMAGE SWITCH EVENT IN PROGRESS back to NEUTRAL. In case of errors the state will change to FAILED and from there return to NEUTRAL upon user acknowledgment.