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Fibre Channel (SAN) Technical Documents

Config Backup With XML

by Anonymous ‎05-22-2006 05:00 PM - edited ‎10-30-2013 01:22 PM (522 Views)


This script is made in perl (5.8) and needs the following perl modules :

  • Brocade API
  • Net::FTP
  • XML:: Simple
  • PerlIO::gzip

Brocade API to communicate with the switch instead of Telnet Commands.
Net::FTP to back up the switch configuration files to a remote host XML::Simple to parse the script configuration file PerlIO::gzip to compress on the fly the switch configuration files 



Operating System Any OS able to run perl scripts 

Interface Perl
Modules : Brocade API, Net::FTP, XML:: Simple, PerlIO::gzip 

Fabric Operating System > 3 

Other None 



This script comes with no warranty at all.

You are absolutely responsible of whatever happens using / downloading / thinking about it.

This beeing said, if you change it, find bugs, .... please comment it here and inform the author !! 


NOTE: This contribution was migrated by Brocade from the former Brocade Connect community on March 13, 2008, on behalf of the author.