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Re: Cisco Password recovery-HELP!

  • From: Lisa Lopshire
  • Date: Mon Feb 23 12:03:15 1998

You also might want to place a copy of your backup configuration on your

That way you can easily replace it should you do what I did and lose the
CONFIGURATION! <eek>  Typing on those notebooks is not like a SGI/SUN

I ended up rebuilding the IMPORTANT route and conf net rather than
typing it ALL back in [static routes {pork}...]

On Sat, 21 Feb 1998, Adrian Bool wrote:

> On Fri, 20 Feb 1998, Adam Rothschild wrote:
> > Hi.  I'm trying to recover the enable pw on a 2501 with IOS 10.2
> > (bootstrap: 5.2(5) release) and I'm failing miserably.
> > 
> > I boot the system up, and send it a break (i'm minicom; ctrl + 6 and ctrl
> > + ^ work as a break on a cisco for me), yet it boots normally, rather than
> > bringing me the ">" prompt.
> That is not a real break 0 more of an 'interupt'.  I've not useminicomm - 
> but on teh PC comm software i use areal break is sent by Alt-B...
> aid

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