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when I reset switch I can not config the switch 2950

Discussion in 'Networks' started by alivip, Apr 15, 2009.

  1. alivip

    alivip Bit Poster

    when I reset switch I can not config the switch 2950

    this command appear

    C2950 Boot Loader (C2950-HBOOT-M) Version 12.1(11r)EA1, RELEASE SOFTWARE (fc1)
    Compiled Mon 22-Jul-02 17:18 by antonino
    WS-C2950SX-24 starting...
    Base ethernet MAC Address: 00:18:b4:04:ed:80
    Xmodem file system is available.
    The system has been interrupted prior to initializing the
    flash filesystem.  The following commands will initialize
    the flash filesystem, and finish loading the operating
    system software:
    switch: conf t
    Unknown cmd: conf
    switch: writ erase
    Unknown cmd: writ
    switch:       :
    switch: cmd:
    switch: wrire erase
    Unknown cmd: wrire
    switch: write erase
    Unknown cmd: write
    how can I configer cisco switch 2950
  2. LukeP

    LukeP Gigabyte Poster

    Have u tried typing in those commands?
    By the looks of it it crashes on boot and these commands are supposed to finish booting. From then it's as usual.
    WIP: Uhmm... not sure
  3. alivip

    alivip Bit Poster

    still reload

    Exec commands:
      access-enable    Create a temporary Access-List entry
      clear            Reset functions
      connect          Open a terminal connection
      disable          Turn off privileged commands
      disconnect       Disconnect an existing network connection
      enable           Turn on privileged commands
      exit             Exit from the EXEC
      help             Description of the interactive help system
      lock             Lock the terminal
      login            Log in as a particular user
      logout           Exit from the EXEC
      name-connection  Name an existing network connection
      ping             Send echo messages
      rcommand         Run command on remote switch
      resume           Resume an active network connection
      set              Set system parameter (not config)
      show             Show running system information
      ssh              Open a secure shell client connection
      systat           Display information about terminal lines
      telnet           Open a telnet connection
      terminal         Set terminal line parameters
      traceroute       Trace route to destination
      tunnel           Open a tunnel connection
      where            List active connections
    reload con0 is now available
    answer me please !
  4. zebulebu

    zebulebu Terabyte Poster

    Mate - you need a crash course in politeness. This forum is here to assist people in the IT certification process. We're not here to do your job for you. I suggest that if, as appears, you have got yourself a job that you aren't qualified or experienced enough to do, you quickly look into obtaining yourself some training. Simply posting requests for the people here to earn your living for you is NOT the best way to go about making friends in a new community. :dry
    Certifications: A few
    WIP: None - f*** 'em
  5. alivip

    alivip Bit Poster

    I am software engineering but I did not get any network courses in my major and my new job need network experience. so I am under pressure (neither experience in network nor network training course). I am spending a lot of time searching to do tasks. When I did not get the solution I asked you as forum members to help. the my way to learn and do tasks fast.

    Could you please provide me with tutorial or on line courses that help me as beginner in network?
  6. morph

    morph Byte Poster

    i think your in rommon mode....
    Certifications: Network +, ITIL Foundation, CCENT, CCNA
    WIP: server/ccna security
  7. zebulebu

    zebulebu Terabyte Poster

    So, basically, you lied to get your job? I can't see how any employer would give you a job like yours if you were truthful with them about your skills. If you didn't lie - and told them that your background was in software development, not networking - then you need to explain to your employer that you need training quickly. They can't possibly have thought you would be able to do the job that you've been employed to do without giving you some sort of training - dealing with Cisco switches is NOT something a first-level tech would ever be expected to do.

    Ask them about paying for you to take a classroom course for the Network+ - or even look at paying for a Network+ study guide yourself. At the very least that will give you the foundation in networking you need. In the meantime, whilst you're studying for that, i suggest you tell your employer they need to get some outside assistance. Implementing port security on switches, whilst a relatively straightforward process, is NOT something that should be done by someone who doesn't even know how to diagnose a basic fault on a Cisco switch!
    Certifications: A few
    WIP: None - f*** 'em
  8. Donmac

    Donmac Bit Poster

    Certifications: a few
    WIP: CCDA, CCNP, Ex2k7, Win2k8
  9. Cockles

    Cockles Megabyte Poster

    Professor F, is that you? :D
    Certifications: None
    WIP: Trying to find my car keys
  10. zebulebu

    zebulebu Terabyte Poster

    Mike will be along with the popcorn any minute :biggrin
    Certifications: A few
    WIP: None - f*** 'em
  11. Gav

    Gav Kilobyte Poster

    Have you tried switching it off, and back on again?
  12. ThomasMc

    ThomasMc Gigabyte Poster

    Talk about an uphill task, get out while you still can.
    Certifications: MCDST|FtOCC
    WIP: MCSA(70-270|70-290|70-291)
  13. alivip

    alivip Bit Poster

    I did not lie to the employer and my I work in IT and I did no Know what exactly the work even after interview

    about training course NO WAY! I have older employee in the same department try many time with the IT manager without respond he just promise without doing any thing of what he promised
  14. Gav

    Gav Kilobyte Poster

    What's your native language? Perhaps there's someone on the forum who can help to translate.
  15. Sparky
    Highly Decorated Member Award

    Sparky Zettabyte Poster Moderator

    Hi mate, it is worth noting that what you are trying to do (configure Cisco kit) is not a task that a beginner in networking should undertake. Basically you should have some network experience before moving into Cisco support IMO.

    Perhaps speak to your employer about using a contractor to configure the Cisco kit for you? As already suggested starting with the Network+ could be good for you if you want to pursue a career in netwok support.

    Hope this helps! 8)
    Certifications: MSc MCSE MCSA:M MCSA:S MCITP:EA MCTS(x5) Security+ Network+ A+
    WIP: Office 365, Server 2016, CEH
  16. tripwire45
    Honorary Member

    tripwire45 Zettabyte Poster

    OK, there is a language barrier here (I checked...not in a natively English speaking country). The link provided by Donmac seems to be the most straight forward response to your questions, alivip. That said, Donmac probably found the link by doing a Google search, so that also should be your first option when you need a fast answer. Discussion forums aren't IM or twitter, so you're not necessarily going to get an answer here right when you need one.

    In lieu of training, you might want to pick up some books and start studying about Cisco switches. I'd recommend the CCNA materials, since they cover elementary switch and router configuration. I grabbed a few links for you:



    You'll have to figure out what your best options are for buying the materials where you live.

    While we may be able to help you out in a pinch, this forum is no substitute for an education in Cisco internetworking. If you are a programmer, then you have the ability to learn enough networking to get by. Hope some of this helps.
    Certifications: A+ and Network+

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