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Posts: 20
Registered: ‎04-29-2012

Remove Switch from Active Fabirc

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        >"switch48K"
  6: fffc06 10:00:00:05:1e:99:69:00         "switchDCX"


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


Posts: 44
Registered: ‎12-23-2013

Re: Remove Switch from Active Fabirc

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