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by Anonymous ‎02-13-2004 06:10 AM - edited ‎10-30-2013 01:49 PM (893 Views)


Shell script to backup multiple brocade switches.
Uses Openview to notify operators of backup start, stop or fail.
Keeps multiple versions of the configs.
Keeps multiple logs.
Does not require perl or expect or anything other than standard unix utils.
Is sensible about admin passwords, keeps them in a dot file.
Uses rsh and .rhosts for the switch to send config back to server as a file.



Operating System Developed on solaris, but should work with any UNIX from the
last 20 years!

Interface Command line or cron

Fabric Operating System 3.1.0

Other Not Available



Requires .rhosts to trust the switches.

NOTE: This contribution was migrated by Brocade from the former Brocade Connect community on January 23, 2008, on behalf of the author.