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Remove Switch from Active Fabirc

  • 1.  Remove Switch from Active Fabirc

    Posted 04-28-2014 09:34 AM

    Hello team,

     

     we have 2 switches in fabric ( 48K & DCX ) and we moved all connections from 48K to DCX except the last 4 ISL connections ( see below )  question.

     

    1. 48K switch is principal switch rightnow in fabric so do i have to change the principle switch to DCX ?

          during change is there any fabirc/IO  discrutpion happen to current traffic ??

     

    2. please help me out here about the steps of how to accomplish this activites.  appreciate any help on this.

     

    switch48K:admin> fabricshow
    Switch ID   Worldwide Name           Enet IP Addr    FC IP Addr      Name
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
      2: fffc02 10:00:00:05:1e:36:58:76 1xx.xx.xxx.xx   0.0.0.0        >"switch48K"
      6: fffc06 10:00:00:05:1e:99:69:00 1xx.xx.xxx.xx   0.0.0.0         "switchDCX"

     

    switch48K:admin> switchshow | more
    switchName:     switch48K
    switchType:     42.2
    switchState:    Online
    switchMode:     Native
    switchRole:     Principal
    switchDomain:   2

     


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