[rancid] Re: RANCID with HP Procurve 4100g

Dan Pritts danno at internet2.edu
Wed May 14 04:44:44 UTC 2008

going through old mail here but it looks like you never got an

You have to turn on "autoenable" in your cloginrc file if you are ssh'ing
to the switch as an admin user. 

On Sun, Feb 24, 2008 at 04:01:58PM -0500, Andy Swanson wrote:
> I know this is not a new topic as I have seem questions on this before...
> However, I cant seem to get rancid to work with HP Procurve switches using
> ssh. I am getting the infamous banner :
> HP J4887A ProCurve Switch 4104GL
> Firmware revision G.07.70
> Copyright (C) 1991-2005 Hewlett-Packard Co.  All Rights Reserved.
>                            RESTRICTED RIGHTS LEGEND
>  Use, duplication, or disclosure by the Government is subject to
> restrictions
>  as set forth in subdivision (b) (3) (ii) of the Rights in Technical Data
> and
>  Computer Software clause at 52.227-7013.
>          HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY, 3000 Hanover St., Palo Alto, CA 94303
> Press any key to continue
> I know that the newer version of rancid is supposed to have fixed this but I
> still cant get it to work... I have trying to get this to work for weeks but
> it just will time out trying to get past this banner.. Does anybody have any
> idea how I can get around this, so I can use ssh??
> Thanks for any help!!
> Andrew
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