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What is the option in Data ONTAP 7-mode?

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Applies to

  • Data ONTAP 7
  • Data ONTAP 8 7-mode
  • AutoSupport


Run the  >options autosupport command to view your current configuration

  • The option allows the setting of an HTTP-based proxy if is HTTPS or HTTP.
  • The default for this option is the empty string, implying no proxy is necessary.
  • Both IPv6 and IPv4 addresses are accepted.
You use this option to specify user name and password for proxy authentication. The URL is entered without an http:// or https:// prefix. The following are some examples:
  • options
  • options
  • options
  • options
Note: Proxy configuration defaults to port 3128 when no port is specified.
  • There are many possible combinations that can be used, including HTTP arguments and CGI invocations. Contact your IT department for the correct HTTP proxy syntax.
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