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Jul 10th, 2009


Over the past month or so I have been replacing switches. It appears that when I do a data collection I get a mess in my network topology layer 2 view. Can I delete the data and then Preform a Data Collection. Thanks before hand.

LMS 3.0.3

CW Common Services 5.0.2

CiscoView 6.1.7

CiscoWorks Assistant 1.0.1

Device Fault Manager 3.0.2

Internetwork Performance Monitor 4.0.1

LMS Portal 1.0.1

Resource Manager Essentials 4.1.1

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Joe Clarke Fri, 07/10/2009 - 10:28

First, you should upgrade to CM 5.0.5 and DFM 3.0.5, especially if this is a Windows server.

To reinitialize the topology portion of the ANI database, run:

NMSROOT/bin/perl NMSROOT/campus/bin/

After that, there will be no more layer 2 topology. You can then run a fresh Data Collection to repopulate.


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