private-config.text

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Apr 22nd, 2008
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What exactly is contained in the private-config.text file, and how does that defer from the config.text file? The little bit I could find on it is that it hold encrypted information, and that is why access is denied to viewing its contents.

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Jagdeep Gambhir Tue, 04/22/2008 - 10:30
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Hi,

Private-config file is a secure file that is part of the startup configuration. It supports encryption technologies, but it is not user accessible. Private-config is used to store SSH, IPsec, SNMPv3 related info. Its not beneficial to a user from any standpoint. Hence, a user can not read from or write to it.



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~JG


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