Monthly Archives: October, 2012

Creating FI Cluster

If both FI do have the same firmware, it’s easily to add the Fabric Interconnect B :   Enter the configuration method. (console/gui) ? console Installer has detected the presence of a peer Fabric interconnect. This Fabric interconnect will be added to the cluster. Continue (y/n) ? y Enter the admin password of the peer …

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Firmware upgrade for a 6248

First put the 6248 in standalone mode if both 6248 do have different versions. A6248-A# scope firmware A6248-A /firmware # A6248-A /firmware # show image Name Type Version ——————————————— ——————– ——- ucs-2100.2.0.2q.bin Iom 2.0(2q) ucs-2200.2.0.2q.bin Iom 2.0(2q) A6248-A /firmware # download image tftp://10.10.61.21/ucs-k9-bundle-infra.2.0.4a .A.bin A6248-A /firmware # show download-task Download task: File Name Protocol Server …

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Clustering FI 6248. Easy.. Isn’t it ?

After setting up the first 6248, it’s easy to add the second FI… Is it ? Enter the configuration method. (console/gui) ? console Installer has detected the presence of a peer Fabric interconnect. This Fabric interconnect will be added to the cluster. Continue (y/n) ? y Enter the admin password of the peer Fabric interconnect: …

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Howto recover password 6248 FI

When powering up the 6248, hit ctrl-shift-r loader> loader> dir lost+found ucs-6100-k9-kickstart.5.0.3.N2.2.1s.bin ucs-6100-k9-system.5.0.3.N2.2.1s.bin chassis.img loader> boot ucs-6100-k9-kickstart.5.0.3.N2.2.1s.bin Booting kickstart image: ucs-6100-k9-kickstart.5.0.3.N2.2.1s.bin…. ……………………………………………………………………. ……Image verification OK   switch(boot)# conf t switch(boot)(config)# admin-password 1234qwer! WARNING! Enabling local authentication for login through console due to password recovery