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Configure 3Com 5500G Switch to log to syslog server

Posted on 2011-03-14
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Good Day,

One of our buildings has a 3Com 5500G Switch installed and I am wanting to have it log to our syslog server like we have our Cisco equipment doing. However, I know squat about 3Com. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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by:Kyle Abrahams
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by:Brockstedt
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Hey ged325,

Are you sure you posted in the correct thread, your solution is for Silverlight Menu creation and configuration.
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RKinsp earned 2000 total points
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Hello Brock,

For this product (now named HP E5500G if you are looking for more info) you have to use Info Center commands to send syslogs.

Example:
  <Sysname> system-view
[Sysname] info-center enable
[Sysname] ¿¿  info-center x.x.x.x channel loghost (where x.x.x.x is your log server)
[Sysname]  info-center source default channel loghost log state on trap state on

Please note that you can change log and trap levels. Check the manual info-center part if you need more details!

good luck

-RK
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The guide on this site is pretty good too. It has the Cisco / H3C(3com) / ProCurve command comparisons...

http://h41268.www4.hp.com/live/index.aspx?qid=11116

(you have to register but I'm pretty sure it's all cost free...)

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by:Brockstedt
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Thanks... Excellent info.
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thanks for the points! -RK
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