rancid and HP 4108 switches

john heasley heas at shrubbery.net
Wed Mar 30 17:42:14 UTC 2005

Wed, Mar 30, 2005 at 09:37:41AM -0500, Chris Gallardo:
> I have several HP 4108 switches with multiple vlans configured.
> Specific ports have been untagged for a specific vlan.  I have been
> trying to get rancid to collect the configs for these switches.  i've
> combed through the mailing list archives and found only stuff on hp2500
> series switches.  I've ran hlogin against these switches and the process
> hangs at the operator level for the switch.  Rancid is able to log in
> but will not pass the enable password supplied in .cloginrc to go into
> enable mode.  I'm running tacacs on these switches so i'm not sure if
> this is the problem or not but i wouldn't think it was since i'm running
> tacacs on the cisco routers we have.  If anyone has dealt with rancid
> and HP 41xx switches any information would be useful.

are the 41xx's Foundry OEMs?  if so, they'll need to be device type 'foundry'.
else, you should share a transcript of the login failure.

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