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Common Operation Guide

CloudEngine 12800, 12800E, 8800, 7800, 6800, and 5800 Series Switches

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Uploading the License File

Uploading the License File

The license file is saved on a PC. There are reachable routes between the switch and PC. The following uses the license file CloudEngine12800V100R006_20151218150734.dat as an example. You can upload the license file to the switch using three methods.
Figure 4-1  Uploading the license file to the switch
  • The switch functions as an FTP server and the PC functions as an FTP client. Upload the license file from the FTP client to the switch.

    1. Log in to the switch. Configure a local user and the FTP server.
      <HUAWEI> system-view
      [~HUAWEI] ftp server enable
      [*HUAWEI] aaa
      [*HUAWEI-aaa] local-user admin1234 password irreversible-cipher Helloworld@2012    //Set the user name to admin1234 and password to Helloworld@2012.
      [*HUAWEI-aaa] local-user admin1234 level 3
      [*HUAWEI-aaa] local-user admin1234 ftp-directory flash:/      //Set the FTP directory to Flash:/.
      [*HUAWEI-aaa] local-user admin1234 service-type ftp
      [*HUAWEI-aaa] commit
    2. Access the command-line interface (CLI) on the PC. Choose Start, enter cmd in the search box, and press Enter to access the CLI.
      C:\Windows\System32> ftp
      Connected to
      220 FTP service ready.
      User ( admin1234
      331 Password required for admin1234.
      Password:        //Enter the password Helloworld@2012.
      230 User logged in.
      ftp> binary
      200 Type set to I.
      ftp> put CloudEngine12800V100R006_20151218150734.dat
      200 Port command okay.
      150 Opening BINARY mode data connection for /CloudEngine12800V100R006_20151218150734.dat.
      226 Transfer complete.
      ftp: 201216 bytes sent in 0.06Seconds 3245.42Kbytes/sec.

      When uploading or downloading a file, specify the FTP working directory on the client. Save the license file to be uploaded in this directory in advance. In this example, save the license file in the directory C:\Windows\System32 in advance.

  • The switch functions as a TFTP client and the PC functions as a TFTP server. Upload the license file from the TFTP server to the switch.
    1. Run the TFTP server program on the PC and complete relevant configurations.

      Take the TFTP32 software as an example, as shown in Figure 4-2. Click Browse to set the directory for storing the license file. The TFTP server address in Server interfaces is automatically set by the system.
      Figure 4-2  Configuring the TFTP32 software
    2. Log in to the switch.

      Run the tftp tftp-server get source-filename command in the user view to obtain the license file from the PC.
      <HUAWEI> tftp get CloudEngine12800V100R006_20151218150734.dat
  • The switch functions as an FTP client and the PC functions as an FTP server.

    1. Configure the PC as an FTP server.

      Create the user name and password for logging in to the FTP server, and set the FTP working directory on the PC.

    2. Log in to the switch and enter the CLI.
      <HUAWEI> ftp
      Trying ...                                                        
      Press CTRL + K to abort                                                         
      Connected to                                                     
      220 FTP Server ready.                                                           
      User( admin1234      //Enter the user name for logging in to the FTP server. Take admin1234 as an example.
      331 Password required for admin1234.                                            
      Enter password:                            //Enter the password.       
      230 User admin1234 logged in.                                                      
      [ftp]get CloudEngine12800V100R006_20151218150734.dat                             
Updated: 2018-10-08

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