MGX 8850 Series System Error Messages, Release 1.1.20
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About This Guide

This preface describes who should read the Cisco MGX 8800 Series Switch System Error Messages publication, how it is organized, and its document conventions.

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Who Should Read This Guide

This guide is designed for the installer and user with a working knowledge of the MGX 8800 series switch system software. Users of this guide might also include network administrators and other people responsible for setting up and maintaining this switch.

How This Guide Is Organized

The major sections of this guide are as follows:

Chapter 1


Describes how to read a system or error message.

Chapter 2


Contains the message descriptions and recovery procedures.

Document Conventions

Screen examples use the following conventions:

boldface font

Commands and keywords are in boldface.

italic font

Arguments for which you supply values are in italics.

[   ]

Elements in square brackets are optional.


A nonquoted set of characters. Do not use quotation marks around the string or the string will include the quotation marks.

screen font

Terminal sessions and information the system displays are in screen font.

<   >

Nonprinting characters, such as passwords are in angle brackets.

[   ]

Default responses to system prompts are in square brackets.




Character string


Hexadecimal integer

Notes use the following conventions:

Note   Means reader take note. Notes contain helpful suggestions or references to material not covered in the publication.

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