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Fibre Channel (SAN)

New Member
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎01-21-2014

Can't hit ESC to stop autoboot

Hi all!

I'm trying to reset forgotten passwords in my 8/24 SAN Switch via Boot PROM and when I must Hit ESC to stop autoboot, nothing happens. I’m connect via serial cable in Onboard Administrator and Putty.

Please, help me with my problem!

p.s. sorry for my English.

Regular Contributor
Posts: 161
Registered: ‎12-30-2009

Re: Can't hit ESC to stop autoboot

I can't boot the switch now for obvious reasons. so can't test if ESC works to stop boot.


But how i connect to the console

>ssh to OA module


>show interconnect list

>determine the bay number

>connect interconnect bay#

>and i'm on the console after hitting [enter] twice



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