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Occasional Contributor
Posts: 17
Registered: ‎03-29-2011

Hareboot on 5300 switches

Can i run hareboot on brocade 5300 switches ? When i run hashow it shows error "hashow: Not supported on this platform".

If we can run hareboot then please explain how it works for non-director class switches even though no HA in place.

Valued Contributor
Posts: 559
Registered: ‎03-20-2011

Re: Hareboot on 5300 switches

It will reboot the Linux (Fabric OS) on the CP of the switch, while the ASIC(s) will continue switching the FC packets.

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