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Recovery Procedure for Converged Infrastructure Video Security Device

Document ID: 91372

Updated: Apr 13, 2007



This document explains the recovery/repair procedure for the Converged Infrastructure Video Security Device.



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Recovery Procedure

This is the step-by-step recovery procedure:

  1. Connect an external USB drive, and boot the box with the Gold CD.

  2. Log on as root with the password cledne.

  3. At the prompt, run these commands:

    umount -f /dev/sda1
        umount -f /dev/sda2 
        fsck.ext3 -f -yC 0 /dev/sda1    ==> It should take a few minutes.
        fsck.ext3 -f -yC 0 /dev/sda2    ==> Will take some time (an hour or two)
  4. When it is finished, run this command:

  5. The box starts to reboot. Remove the USB CD cable from the box, and let the box boot from itself.

Related Information

Updated: Apr 13, 2007
Document ID: 91372