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switch ethernet log collect fails in not monitored switch

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Applies to

  • Cluster Network Switch (CNS)
  • Cluster Network Switch log collection
  • Cluster Network Switch monitoring not enabled in one switch


  • The Cluster Network Switch log collection enablement fails on one switch:

::> system switch ethernet log collect -device glchbs-np01-sw2(FOC24183B8H)
Error: command failed: entry doesn't exist

::*> system switch ethernet log show
Log Collection Enabled: true
Index Switch                                Log Timestamp        Status
------ ------------------------------------ -------------------  -------------
1 switch_name-1(ABC12345D67)           1/1/2022 12:00:00    complete


[missing output for the second switch]

  • One CNS is not monitored:

::> system switch ethernet show-all
Switch                      Type               Address          Model
--------------------------- ------------------ ---------------- ---------------
switch_name-1(ABC12345D66)  cluster-network    NX3232C
     Serial Number: ABC12345D66
      Is Monitored: true
            Reason: None
  Software Version: Cisco Nexus Operating System (NX-OS) Software, Version
    Version Source: CDP
switch_name-1(ABC12345D67)  cluster-network    NX3232C
     Serial Number: ABC12345D67
      Is Monitored: false
            Reason: Monitoring Disabled by User
  Software Version: Cisco Nexus Operating System (NX-OS) Software, Version
    Version Source: CDP


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