HP PROCURVE 6120 Management And Configuration Manual

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Updated Sep 3, 2021
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Table of Contents

  • Contents

    4
  • Product documentation

    22
  • Getting Started

    27
  • Contents

    27
  • Introduction

    28
  • Command Prompts

    29
  • Sources for More Information

    30
  • Getting Documentation From the Web

    32
  • Command Line Interface

    33
  • Need Only a Quick Start?

    34
  • Selecting a Management Interface

    36
  • Overview

    37
  • Understanding Management Interfaces

    38
  • Advantages of Using the Menu Interface

    39
  • Advantages of Using the CLI

    40
  • Advantages of Using the Web Browser Interface

    41
  • Or ProCurve Manager Plus

    42
  • Web Browser Interfaces

    44
  • Configuring and Displaying a Non-Default Banner

    45
  • Example of Configuring and Displaying a Banner

    46
  • Operating Notes

    48
  • Using the Menu Interface

    49
  • Starting and Ending a Menu Session

    51
  • How To Start a Menu Interface Session

    52
  • How To End a Menu Session and Exit from the Console:

    53
  • Main Menu Features

    55
  • Screen Structure and Navigation

    57
  • Rebooting the Switch

    60
  • Menu Features List

    62
  • Where To Go From Here

    63
  • Using the Command Line Interface (CLI)

    64
  • Accessing the CLI

    65
  • Privilege Levels at Logon

    66
  • Privilege Level Operation

    67
  • Manager Privileges

    68
  • How To Move Between Levels

    70
  • Listing Commands and Command Options

    71
  • Listing Command Options

    73
  • Displaying CLI "Help"

    74
  • Configuration Commands and the Context Configuration Modes

    76
  • CLI Control and Editing

    79
  • Using a Command Alias

    81
  • CLI Shortcut Keystrokes

    83
  • Using the ProCurve Web Browser Interface

    84
  • General Features

    86
  • Interface Session with the Switch

    87
  • ProCurve Manager Plus (PCM+)

    88
  • Tasks for Your First ProCurve Web Browser Interface Session

    90
  • In the Browser Interface

    91
  • Entering a User Name and Password

    93
  • Online Help for the Web Browser Interface

    94
  • Support/Mgmt URLs Feature

    95
  • Support URL

    96
  • Using the PCM Server for Switch Web Help

    97
  • Status Reporting Features

    99
  • The Port Utilization and Status Displays

    100
  • Port Status

    102
  • The Alert Log

    103
  • Alert Types and Detailed Views

    104
  • The Status Bar

    105
  • Setting Fault Detection Policy

    107
  • Switch Memory and Configuration

    109
  • Configuration File Management

    111
  • Using the CLI To Implement Configuration Changes

    114
  • Configuration Changes

    118
  • Rebooting from the Menu Interface

    119
  • Web: Implementing Configuration Changes

    121
  • Using Primary and Secondary Flash Image Options

    122
  • Switch Software Downloads

    124
  • Local Switch Software Replacement and Removal

    125
  • Operating Notes about Booting

    127
  • Boot and Reload Command Comparison

    128
  • Setting the Default Flash

    129
  • Booting from the Default Flash (Primary or Secondary)

    130
  • Using Reload

    131
  • Multiple Configuration Files

    133
  • General Operation

    134
  • Transitioning to Multiple Configuration Files

    135
  • Listing and Displaying Startup-Config Files

    137
  • Displaying the Content of A Specific Startup-Config File

    138
  • Managing Startup-Config Files in the Switch

    140
  • Renaming an Existing Startup-Config File

    141
  • Erasing a Startup-Config File

    143
  • Switch to Its Default Configuration

    145
  • TFTP: Copying a Configuration File to a Remote Host

    146
  • TFTP: Copying a Configuration File from a Remote Host

    147
  • Connected Host

    148
  • Operating Notes for Multiple Configuration Files

    149
  • Possible Scenarios for Updating the Configuration File

    150
  • Log Messages

    151
  • Interface Access and System Information

    152
  • Interface Access: Console/Serial Link, Web, and Inbound Telnet

    154
  • Menu: Modifying the Interface Access

    155
  • CLI: Modifying the Interface Access

    156
  • Sessions

    162
  • System Information

    163
  • Menu: Viewing and Configuring System Information

    164
  • CLI: Viewing and Configuring System Information

    165
  • Web: Configuring System Parameters

    170
  • Configuring IP Addressing

    171
  • IP Configuration

    172
  • Just Want a Quick Start with IP Addressing?

    173
  • IP Addressing with Multiple VLANs

    174
  • Menu: Configuring IP Address, Gateway, and Time-To-Live (TTL)

    175
  • CLI: Configuring IP Address, Gateway, and Time-To-Live (TTL)

    176
  • Web: Configuring IP Addressing

    180
  • How IP Addressing Affects Switch Operation

    181
  • DHCP/Bootp Operation

    182
  • Network Preparations for Configuring DHCP/Bootp

    184
  • IP Preserve: Retaining VLAN-1 IP Addressing Across Configuration File Downloads

    186
  • Enabling IP Preserve

    187
  • Time Protocols

    190
  • TimeP Time Synchronization

    191
  • Protocol Operation

    192
  • SNTP: Viewing, Selecting, and Configuring

    193
  • Menu: Viewing and Configuring SNTP

    194
  • CLI: Viewing and Configuring SNTP

    197
  • Configuring (Enabling or Disabling) the SNTP Mode

    199
  • TimeP: Viewing, Selecting, and Configuring

    205
  • Menu: Viewing and Configuring TimeP

    206
  • CLI: Viewing and Configuring TimeP

    207
  • Viewing the Current TimeP Configuration

    208
  • Configuring (Enabling or Disabling) the TimeP Mode

    209
  • SNTP Unicast Time Polling with Multiple SNTP Servers

    214
  • Adding and Deleting SNTP Server Addresses

    215
  • Port Status and Configuration

    216
  • Viewing Port Status and Configuring Port Parameters

    218
  • Menu: Port Configuration

    221
  • CLI: Viewing Port Status and Configuring Port Parameters

    223
  • Customizing the Show Interfaces Command

    225
  • Error Messages

    227
  • Viewing Port Utilization Statistics

    228
  • Viewing Transceiver Status

    229
  • Enabling or Disabling Ports and Configuring Port Mode

    230
  • Enabling or Disabling Flow Control

    232
  • Configuring a Broadcast Limit on the Switch

    233
  • Configuring ProCurve Auto-MDIX

    234
  • Web: Viewing Port Status and Configuring Port Parameters

    237
  • Using Friendly (Optional) Port Names

    238
  • Configuring Friendly Port Names

    239
  • Displaying Friendly Port Names with Other Port Data

    240
  • Been Inserted

    244
  • Uni-Directional Link Detection (UDLD)

    246
  • Configuring UDLD

    247
  • Enabling UDLD

    248
  • Changing the Keepalive Interval

    249
  • Viewing UDLD Information

    250
  • Configuration Warnings and Event Log Messages

    252
  • Port Trunking

    253
  • Port Trunk Features and Operation

    256
  • Menu: Viewing and Configuring a Static Trunk Group

    261
  • CLI: Viewing and Configuring Port Trunk Groups

    263
  • Using the CLI To Configure a Static or Dynamic Trunk Group

    266
  • Web: Viewing Existing Port Trunk Groups

    269
  • Trunk Group Operation Using LACP

    270
  • Default Port Operation

    273
  • LACP Notes and Restrictions

    274
  • Trunk Group Operation Using the "Trunk" Option

    278
  • How the Switch Lists Trunk Data

    279
  • Port Traffic Controls

    282
  • Jumbo Frames

    283
  • Operating Rules

    284
  • Configuring Jumbo Frame Operation

    285
  • Viewing the Current Jumbo Configuration

    286
  • Enabling or Disabling Jumbo Traffic on a VLAN

    288
  • Displaying the Maximum Frame Size

    289
  • Operating Notes for Jumbo Traffic-Handling

    290
  • Troubleshooting

    292
  • Configuring for Network Management Applications

    293
  • Using SNMP Tools To Manage the Switch

    295
  • SNMP Management Features

    297
  • Configuring for SNMP Version 3 Access to the Switch

    298
  • SNMP Version 3 Commands

    299
  • Enabling SNMPv3

    300
  • Group Access Levels

    304
  • Communities

    306
  • CLI: Viewing and Configuring SNMP Community Names

    308
  • SNMP Notifications

    310
  • General Steps for Configuring SNMP Notifications

    311
  • SNMPv1 and SNMPv2c Traps

    312
  • Enabling SNMPv2c Informs

    314
  • Configuring SNMPv3 Notifications

    316
  • Managing Network Security Notifications

    319
  • Enabling Link-Change Traps

    321
  • Configuring the Source IP Address for SNMP Notifications

    322
  • Displaying SNMP Notification Configuration

    324
  • Configuring Listening Mode

    326
  • Advanced Management: RMON

    327
  • LLDP (Link-Layer Discovery Protocol)

    328
  • Terminology

    329
  • General LLDP Operation

    331
  • Configuration Options

    332
  • Options for Reading LLDP Information Collected by the Switch

    334
  • LLDP Operating Rules

    335
  • Configuring LLDP Operation

    336
  • Configuring Global LLDP Packet Controls

    338
  • Configuring SNMP Notification Support

    342
  • Configuring Per-Port Transmit and Receive Modes

    343
  • Configuring Basic LLDP Per-Port Advertisement Content

    344
  • Advertisements

    346
  • LLDP-MED (Media-Endpoint-Discovery)

    347
  • LLDP-MED Topology Change Notification

    350
  • LLDP-MED Fast Start Control

    352
  • Configuring Location Data for LLDP-MED Devices

    355
  • Displaying Advertisement Data

    360
  • Displaying LLDP Statistics

    365
  • LLDP Operating Notes

    367
  • LLDP and CDP Data Management

    369
  • CDP Operation and Commands

    371
  • Downloading Switch Software

    377
  • General Software Download Rules

    378
  • Menu: TFTP Download from a Server to Primary Flash

    379
  • CLI: TFTP Download from a Server to Flash

    381
  • Enabling TFTP

    383
  • Using Auto-TFTP

    385
  • Using Secure Copy and SFTP

    386
  • How It Works

    387
  • Disable TFTP and Auto-TFTP for Enhanced Security

    388
  • Command Options

    389
  • Authentication

    390
  • Troubleshooting SSH, SFTP, and SCP Operations

    392
  • Workstation

    393
  • Menu: Xmodem Download to Primary Flash

    394
  • Primary or Secondary Flash

    395
  • Switch-to-Switch Download

    396
  • CLI: Switch-To-Switch Downloads

    397
  • Using PCM+ to Update Switch Software

    398
  • Copying Software Images

    399
  • Transferring Switch Configurations

    400
  • TFTP: Copying a Customized Command File to a Switch

    401
  • Xmodem: Copying a Configuration File to a USB Serial Console Connected PC or UNIX Workstation

    402
  • Xmodem: Copying a Configuration File from a Serially Connected PC or UNIX Workstation

    403
  • Copying Diagnostic Data to a Remote Host, USB Device, PC or UNIX Workstation

    404
  • Copying Command Output to a Destination Device

    405
  • Copying Crash Data Content to a Destination Device

    406
  • Copying Crash Log Data Content to a Destination Device

    407
  • Status and Counters Data

    411
  • Menu Access To Status and Counters

    412
  • General System Information

    413
  • CLI Access to System Information

    414
  • Task Monitor—Collecting Processor Data

    415
  • CLI Access

    416
  • Menu: Displaying Port Status

    417
  • Viewing Port and Trunk Group Statistics and Flow Control Status

    418
  • Menu Access to Port and Trunk Statistics

    419
  • CLI Access To Port and Trunk Group Statistics

    420
  • Viewing the Switch's MAC Address Tables

    421
  • CLI Access for MAC Address Views and Searches

    424
  • Spanning Tree Protocol (MSTP) Information

    425
  • Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP) Status

    426
  • VLAN Information

    427
  • Web Browser Interface Status Information

    429
  • Traffic Mirroring

    430
  • Mirroring Terminology

    431
  • Mirrored Traffic Destinations

    433
  • Mirroring Configuration

    434
  • Endpoint Switches and Intermediate Devices

    435
  • Using the Menu or Web Interface To Configure Local Mirroring

    436
  • Configuration Steps

    437
  • CLI: Configuring Local Mirroring

    440
  • Determine the Mirroring Session and Destination

    442
  • Traffic Selection Options

    443
  • Displaying a Mirroring Configuration

    445
  • Viewing Mirroring in the Current Configuration File

    447
  • Mirroring Configuration Examples

    448
  • Maximum Supported Frame Size

    449
  • Enabling Jumbo Frames To Increase Mirroring Path MTU

    450
  • Untagged, Mirrored Traffic

    451
  • Troubleshooting Mirroring

    454
  • Troubleshooting Approaches

    459
  • Browser or Telnet Access Problems

    461
  • Unusual Network Activity

    463
  • Q Prioritization Problems

    464
  • LACP-Related Problems

    465
  • QoS-Related Problems

    468
  • Radius-Related Problems

    469
  • Spanning-Tree Protocol (MSTP) and Fast-Uplink Problems

    470
  • SSH-Related Problems

    471
  • TACACS-Related Problems

    473
  • TimeP, SNTP, or Gateway Problems

    475
  • Using the Event Log for Troubleshooting Switch Problems

    478
  • Menu: Displaying and Navigating in the Event Log

    485
  • CLI: Displaying the Event Log

    486
  • CLI: Turning Event Numbering On

    487
  • Log Throttle Periods

    488
  • Example of Event Counter Operation

    490
  • Debug/Syslog Operation

    491
  • Debug/Syslog Configuration Commands

    492
  • Configuring Debug/Syslog Operation

    493
  • Displaying a Debug/Syslog Configuration

    495
  • Debug Command

    499
  • Debug Destinations

    501
  • Logging Command

    502
  • Configuring a Syslog Server

    503
  • Adding a Description for a Syslog Server

    505
  • Adding a Priority Description

    506
  • Sent to a Syslog Server

    507
  • Messages Sent to a Syslog Server

    508
  • Diagnostic Tools

    510
  • Port Auto-Negotiation

    511
  • Web: Executing Ping or Link Tests

    512
  • CLI: Ping Test

    513
  • Link Tests

    514
  • Traceroute Command

    515
  • Viewing Switch Configuration and Operation

    519
  • Saving show tech Command Output to a Text File

    521
  • Customizing show tech Command Output

    522
  • CLI: Viewing More Information on Switch Operation

    525
  • Pattern Matching When Using the Show Command

    526
  • CLI: Useful Commands for Troubleshooting Sessions

    529
  • Restoring the Factory-Default Configuration

    530
  • Restoring a Flash Image

    531
  • DNS Resolver

    533
  • Basic Operation

    534
  • DNS-Compatible Commands

    535
  • Configuring a DNS Entry

    536
  • Example Using DNS Names with Ping and Traceroute

    537
  • Viewing the Current DNS Configuration

    539
  • Event Log Messages

    541
  • Determining MAC Addresses

    544
  • Menu: Viewing the Switch's MAC Addresses

    545
  • CLI: Viewing the Port and VLAN MAC Addresses

    546
  • Viewing the MAC Addresses of Connected Devices

    548
  • Viewing Information on Resource Usage

    550
  • When Insufficient Resources Are Available

    551
  • Concepts

    556
  • Example

    559
  • OOBM and Switch Applications

    560
  • Tasks

    561
  • OOBM enable/disable

    562
  • OOBM port enable/disable

    563
  • OOBM IPv4 address configuration

    564
  • OOBM Show Commands

    565
  • Show OOBM IP configuration

    566
  • Application Server Commands

    567
  • Application Client Commands

    569

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