[rancid] Re: Using rancid to hop from router to router

Ed Ravin eravin at panix.com
Wed Nov 29 18:04:53 UTC 2006

On Tue, Nov 28, 2006 at 05:05:03PM +0100, Thijs Groener wrote:
>    I am trying to get this setup to work right now with a linux machine
>    as my hop. I can use clogin to login to the linux machine directly and
>    I can type commands, but if I try to login to my switch through the
>    linux machine it enters the linux machine and in the history I can see
>    that it only enters the username once more (on a normal prompt so that
>    does not work) and then it stops functioning. So my question is... did
>    you ever get it to work ?

Have you applied the "usercmd" patch?


If you have, and reading the previous discussions on this topic don't
answer your questions, please post the relevant portions of your .cloginrc.
You will need to use a "usercmd_chat" script to send the command to the
linux machine that connects to the switch.

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