Serial access to a Extreme Nwtworks Switch
jhary at unsane.co.uk
Tue Mar 25 05:58:54 PDT 2008
Benjamin Cance wrote:
> Sam Fourman Jr. wrote:
>> I am Running FreeBSD 7.0, I am trying to gain console access to my
>> Extreme Networks Switch, the command cu -l /dev/cuad0 -s 9600 , Says
>> Connected and then does nothing.... What am I doing Wrong?
>> I have a Straight through serial cable connected to com1, Does someone
>> know a quick way to do this From FreeBSD?
>> the machine is a Dell 1650 if that matters
>> Thank you in advance for any help
>> Sam Fourman Jr.
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> With Cisco products, we use a roll-over cable. I am not 100% sure if
> Extreme Networks use the same, but it maybe worth looking into.
Unless they differ from model to model you need a null modem cable.
have details of the pinouts, I'd imagine the Hardware installation guide
for your model would also have details.
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