Useful Brocade Switch Telnet Commands
Anybody using Brocade Fibre Switches on a regular basis will notice that sometimes the web interface can sometimes be, shall we say funky!
It sometimes show defragmented fabric in the web browser, but there is no reason for it etc.
Here’s an overview of some useful commands that you can execute from the Telnet command line:
zonecreate “sw1zone1″, “1,12; 1,14; 1,15″
cfgcreate “sw1cfg1″, “sw1zone1″
Zones Zone has two memory areas
zoneshow show the current zones
zonehelp help on the various zone commands
zoneadd add switch ports to a particular Zone
zoneremove remove ports from a zone
cfgsave to save changes you make to the Zone Configuration
cfgenable make the saved config changes effective immediately
cfgshow display the current Zones