This chapter describes some common problems that occur while setting up the Cisco Nexus 1000V NAM Virtual Service Blade.
•Resetting the NAM Password
Resetting the NAM Password
Step 1 From the NAM CLI, execute this command:
Step 2 You will be prompted for Y/N verification that you want to reboot. Click Y, and the NAM will boot into the helper image and display the menu.
Network Analysis Module (NAM) helper utility
1 - Download application image and write to HDD
2 - Download application image and reformat HDD
3 - Install application image from CD
4 - Display software versions
5 - Reset application image CLI passwords to default
6 - Change file transfer method (currently ftp/http)
r - Exit and reset Services Engine
h - Exit and shutdown Services Engine Selection [1234567nh]:
Step 3 At the helper menu, pick 5, "Reset application image CLI passwords to default."
Step 4 Click r to reset the NAM.
Step 5 After the NAM boots back up, you will need to reset the default password when logging in as root.