clogin -x fails when cisco prompt gets too long
asp at partan.com
Thu Feb 6 01:56:08 UTC 2003
On Mon, Feb 03, 2003 at 06:27:19PM -0600, Zhang, Anchi wrote:
> It seems that clogin -x file will fail if the commands in file
> result in a long prompt from the device. In the following example,
> "REP2970_Server(config-router)#" would be expected after "router
> eigrp 216" was sent. Shortening the hostname would make the script
$prompt is set to "REP2970_Server2B_L3#" & clogin is looking for
this. Once you go into config mode, the prompt changes & $prompt
no longer matches.
Either write your own expect script & call it via 'clogin -s script',
or stick your config comands into a rcp file & use util/cisco-load.exp,
or do something like this:
clogin -c "conf t\rrouter eigrp 216\reigrp log-neighbor-changes\rend;wr mem"
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