3 Replies Latest reply on Feb 18, 2013 2:31 PM by levi

    Boot to different startup config

    cburgamy New Member

      Need to boot Netvanta 5305, 1544, 1534, ect...

       

      to a different config after a reboot.

        • Re: Boot to different startup config
          Employee

          @cburgamy - There are a couple of steps required to boot a NetVanta device to a new startup-config.

           

          - First, create the configuration file you would like to upload to the NetVanta device. This can be edited using wordpad or notepad, but remember to save it as a "*.cfg" file.

          - The file must be uploaded to the flash of the NetVanta device and saved as the startup configuration.

          - The router must be rebooted for the new configuration to take affect. Keep in mind NOT to save the running-config over to the startup-config, otherwise the config you uploaded will be overwritten.

           

          The methods to accomplish this are outlined in the document below. Although the guide refers to a factory default configuration, the process will work with any new configuration you want to upload.

           

          https://supportforums.adtran.com/docs/DOC-2923

           

          Select NetVanta devices also have the ability to be provisioned using a cFlash memory card. The method to perform this is outlined in the document below:

           

          Configuring Flash Provisioning in AOS

           

          Let us know if you have any questions.

           

          Thanks,

          Noor

          • Re: Boot to different startup config
            levi Employee

            cburgamy:

             

            I went ahead and flagged the "Correct Answer" on this post to make it more visible and help other members of the community find solutions more easily. If you don't feel like the answer I marked was correct, feel free to come back to this post and unmark it and select another in its place with the applicable buttons.  If you still need assistance, we would be more than happy to continue working with you on this - just let us know in a reply.

             

            Thanks,

             

            Levi