5
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3answers
226 views

Brocade mirror ports

I'm getting a bunch of brand new condor 3 based switches and these things have a feature I'd like to use called port mirroring. Essentially, a mirror port can be configured to show all traffic being ...
2
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2answers
157 views

ip over fiber channel for faster LAN

Is it possible to set up a fast LAN using HBA's and a fibre switch? I have a brocade 200e and several emulex LP1150 pcie 4GB cards. Information regarding IP over fiber channel is difficult to find. I ...
4
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1answer
262 views

Brocade ISL port monitoring

I have a pair of Brocade switches with ISLs running between them. I'd like to know if it's possible to be alerted when one of the ISL ports goes from an E_PORT to anything else (particularly a ...
1
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1answer
199 views

What is the maximum number of FC switches in a switched star-topology fabric with a 4-domain fabric license on the hub switch?

I have 2 blade chassis, with 2 built-in fibre-channel switches each. And I inherited a "budget" fibre-channel switch with a 4-domain fabric license. I need a reality check, please: When I connect ...
0
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1answer
451 views

Brocade Fiber Channel switch backups

I am looking for a way to back up my Brocade FC switch configs (including zoning!). Does anyone have commands or automated methods that they use for this?
1
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1answer
653 views

Interpreting count of zero transmit credits

Our SAN consists of some Brocade 5100 FC-switches, three storage systems and a number of servers. The none of the switches are inter-connected (no inter-switch links). All servers, switches and ...
0
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1answer
389 views

How do I resolve an “Invalid Transaction” error saving a zone config in Brocade Web Tools?

When trying to save zoning changes in the Zone Administration tool in Brocade Web Tools, I get the status "Failed to commit changes to fabric" and the messages window shows: --- start of commit ...