Network OS Administration Guide

Supporting Network OS 6.0.1a

Part Number: 53-1003768-04

Uploading supportSave data to an external host

To upload supportSave data interactively, enter the copy support-interactive command and provide input as prompted. Specifying an IPv6 address for the server requires Network OS v3.0.0 or later. For a non-interactive version of the command, refer to the Network OS Command Reference.

FTP is not supported for supportSave data on the Brocade VDX 2740 or Brocade VDX 2746.
switch# copy support-interactive
Server Name or IP Address: 
Protocol (ftp, scp): ftp 
User: admin 
Password: ******** 
Directory: /home/admin/support 
VCS support [y/n]? (y): n 
Module timeout multiplier [Range: 1 to 5. Default: 1]: 1 

copy support start
Saving support information for chassis:sw0, module:RAS...(output truncated)