[rancid] managing supermicro switches.

Alan McKinnon alan.mckinnon at gmail.com
Thu Nov 7 16:02:40 UTC 2013

On 07/11/2013 17:32, Jason Welsh wrote:
> Has anyone figured out how to do it? They are quite "IOS" like, but not
> exactly..
> rancid at srv01 ~:$ /usr/local/rancid/bin/clogin -c "show clock" backbone
> backbone
> spawn ssh -c 3des -x -l user backbone
> user at backbone's password:
>          Supermicro Switch
> backbone#
> backbone# terminal length 0
> % Invalid Command
> backbone# terminal width 132
> % Invalid Command
> backbone#  show clock
> Thu Nov 07 07:48:44 2013
> backbone#exit
> Received disconnect from 2: Connection Closed
> rancid at srv01 ~:$
> suggestions?

This was asked a year ago, this is the entire thread:


The original poster didn't answer back with any results.

You might have to implement you own parser script (it's really not that
hard at all). Can you give some idea of just how different they are from
IOS? Is it a few commands that are different, or as much as it works
like IOS but with completely differnt commands?

If this problem is not already solved with code out there, posting a
list of supported commands would be a good start to getting you up and

Alan McKinnon
alan.mckinnon at gmail.com

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