HowTo Generate and Upload Debug Dump on Mellanox Switches

Version 1

    This post shows steps needed to create a debug dump file on the switch, and upload it to a remote server.

     

    Configuration

    1. Run "debug generate dump" command on MLNX-OS

    switch (config) # debug generate dump

    Generated dump sysdump-switch-20160408-144821.tgz

     

    2. Upload the dump file to a server (e.g. 10.10.10.10)

    switch (config) # file debug-dump upload latest scp://root:password@10.10.10.10/root

    Uploading file sysdump-switch-20160408-144821.tgz