how use an edited version of cat5rancid
asp at partan.com
Thu Oct 16 19:41:05 UTC 2003
On Thu, Oct 16, 2003 at 10:36:51AM -0700, Jason Truong wrote:
> So I am using "cat5" for mfg for my cisco catalyst switches.
> However, when I run do-diffs, nothing happens for the cat3548s.
> When I run rancid or cat5rancid (for debugging) I get errors.
> Basically, some of the called commands from the scripts don't work
I never remember which ciscos are best done with type 'cisco'
(rancid) or type 'cat5' (cat5rancid). I usually use rancid 1st,
and if that fails, then use cat5rancid. [See bin/rancid-fe for the
bit that goes from type to program.]
In any case, the 'missed cmds' message means that the program
(cat5rancid in this case) has problems logging into the router &
could not run all of the commands. The programs deal with 'command
not found' or 'invalid command' just fine; its when they can't even
run the commands that they complain about missed commands.
So I'd look into why you can't log into the router & run commands.
Can you use clogin to log into the routers having problems? Can
you run some commands with:
clogin -c "show version;show version" rtr1
Btw, the missed commands that you listed are *all* of the commands
that cat5rancid is trying to run - i.e.: it was unable to run any
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