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[NFX] How to access Broadcom Shell on NFX



Article ID: KB33097 KB Last Updated: 04 Jan 2021Version: 2.0

This article explains how to gather logs from the Broadcom chip on the NFX device.


From JCP:

  1. Go to the shell

  2. vty fpc0

    • root@A01-27:~ # vty fpc0
    TOR platform (1899Mhz Pentium processor, 255MB memory, 0KB flash)
  3. ​set dcbcm diag (this will get you to the brcm shell from vty)

    • root@A01-27:~ #set dcbcm diag

    WARNING: bcm esw command MemWatch not alphabetized
    sysconf_attach: bcm device init failed
    ERROR: SOC unit 0 attach failed
    Boot flags: Cold boot
    Boot flags: initialization scripts NOT loaded

    ​From here, you can run requested commands related to Broadcom chip.

Modification History:
2021-01-04: Article reviewed for accuracy. No changes made. Article is correct and complete
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