[rancid] Re: Issues with cat5

Michael Stefaniuc mstefani at redhat.com
Fri Jan 30 17:06:59 UTC 2009

Sreekanth K wrote:
> Me too have the same problem... I am on  2.3.2a9... Can someone help!!!
I'm still on a8 and it works there. It was fixed in a5 or a6 time frame
when the two patches went in. I might upgrade to a9 but I'm pretty busy
at the moment and don't have time for that.


> On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 7:42 PM, Ryan DeBerry <rdeberry at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Yes, I am using cat5 as the device type.  I can run clogin and it works
>> fine.  rancid-run produces the following log.
>> missed cmd(s): write term all,show port ifindex,show module,dir
>> sup-microcode:,dir sup-bootflash:,dir bootflash:,dir slot0:,show
>> version,show flash,show running-config,write term,show boot,dir slot1:,show
>> inventory raw
>> : End of run not found
>> Below is a link to old thread.
>> http://osdir.com/ml/network.rancid/2008-06/msg00018.html
>> On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 1:05 PM, Michael Stefaniuc <mstefani at redhat.com>wrote:
>>> Ryan DeBerry wrote:
>>>> I have seen many posts in the archives with the same issue but I have
>>> not
>>>> seen a resolution.
>>> Which rancid version are you using? I have submitted patches to fix the
>>> problem and those were accepted (in a modified) form upstream. I use
>>> rancid-2.3.2a8 and the only CatOS specific patch I have is to kill the
>>> bogus "set portcost" config lines.
>>>> clogin works just fine but rancid-run spits out error timeout reached
>>> Btw. what device type are you using for the CatOS devices: "cisco" or
>>> "cat5"? "cat5" is the correct type.

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