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Password recovery on 3132Q-V switch fails to save new password

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Applies to

  • Cisco 3132Q-V Cluster switch
  • Nexus nx-os version 7.0(3)I7(5a)


  • During a datacenter maintenance the cluster hardware was moved to a different rack.  After the move we were unable to login to the remote management port of one of the cluster switches.
  • Attempted password recovery which completed, but after rebooting the switch the new password as not successfully saved and login failed again.

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