Category Archives: Nexus

Hacking NX-OS Part 3

Some notes from when I first started hacking away at NX-OS in 2011: Basically the Nexus underlying operating system, made by MonteVista, which was formally called Hard Hat Linux (a hardened version of Red Hat Linux).  I can tell you … Continue reading

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Hacking NX-OS Part 2

You can see in my previous article, that I used the “bash” command.  In later NX-OS versions this was not possible.  After rooting the box, I spent a lot of time learning about all of the shell scripts and binaries … Continue reading

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Hacking NX-OS Part 1

Some of you may know me as a sage hacker from the mid 80’s to the early 90’s.  Although, if you met me after 1994, most of you probably don’t know that about me at all.  It was a previous … Continue reading

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All CLI commands Nexus 7000 (NX-OS 5.1)

A list of every command possible on NX-OS on the Nexus 7000.  It’s in a bit different form than a CLI command reference may list it, and best of all it includes all the hidden commands as well. You can … Continue reading

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All CLI commands Nexus 5000……why not? (Circa NX-OS 4.2)

A list of every command possible on NX-OS on the Nexus 5000.  It’s in a bit different form than a CLI command reference may list it, and best of all it includes all the hidden commands as well. You can … Continue reading

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