To perform the initial login and complete the initial configuration tasks, follow these steps from the management console.
Please change passwords for switch default accounts now. Use Control-C to exit or press 'Enter' key to proceed.
Warning: Access to the Root and Factory accounts may be required for proper support of the switch. Please ensure the Root and Factory passwords are documented in a secure location. Recovery of a lost Root or Factory password will result in fabric downtime. for user - admin Changing password for admin Enter old password: Enter new password: Re-type new password: passwd: all authentication tokens updated successfully
Passwords can be 8 through 40 characters long. They must begin with an alphabetic character. They can include numeric characters, the period (.), and the underscore (_) only. Passwords are case-sensitive, and they are not displayed when you enter them on the command line. For more information on passwords, refer to Extreme SLX-OS Security Configuration Guide for the 8720 device.
The switch is ready for use.
To configure other switch features, see Extreme SLX-OS Layer 2 Switching Configuration Guide.