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fas-2020 re-setup from scratch


I have a decommissioned FAS-2020, i want to re-setup the storage, (new ip, new luns). for test purpose.

i want to know how to go about it, i don't see any reset button .

anybody can guide me.

pls help.



Re: fas-2020 re-setup from scratch

if the idea is to initialize all from scratch

- Connect through BMC.

- Switch in console mode.

- Reboot, During boot press ctrl-C

- Clean configuration and initialize all disks.




LOADER-A> boot_ontap

Loading x86_64/freebsd/image1/kernel:.....0x100000/8455008 0x910360/1278312 Entry at 0x80158990

Loading x86_64/freebsd/image1/platform.ko:.0xa49000/655152 0xb97c40/694752 0xae8f40/39656 0xc41620/43152 0xaf2a28/86316 0xb07b54/63858 0xb174e0/140640 0xc4beb0/159120 0xb39a40/2024 0xc72c40/6072 0xb3a228/304 0xc743f8/912 0xb3a358/1680 0xc74788/5040 0xb3a9e8/960 0xc75b38/2880 0xb3ada8/184 0xc76678/552 0xb3ae60/448 0xb6f000/12918 0xb97b53/237 0xb72278/84120 0xb86b10/69699

Starting program at 0x80158990

NetApp Data ONTAP 8.1.4P1 7-Mode

Copyright (C) 1992-2014 NetApp.

All rights reserved.

md1.uzip: 25536 x 16384 blocks

md2.uzip: 5760 x 16384 blocks


*                             *

* Press Ctrl-C for Boot Menu. *

*                             *


^CBoot Menu will be available.

Please choose one of the following:

(1) Normal Boot.

(2) Boot without /etc/rc.

(3) Change password.

(4) Clean configuration and initialize all disks.

(5) Maintenance mode boot.

(6) Update flash from backup config.

(7) Install new software first.

(8) Reboot node.