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basic IOS question...

how do i create a subdirectory under the flash: filesystem? i have a 2610 running IOS 12.3, but no mkdir command is available in any modes? thanks.

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Re: basic IOS question...

Look at this link:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/hw/routers/ps259/products_configuration_guide_chapter09186a008007e5fb.html#wp1006123

If your flash is type B or type C it should be doable. Do not use "?" as it might be hidden just:

Directory Operations for Class C Flash File System

Create a New Directory

To create a directory in compact Flash memory, use the mkdir {flash: | slot0:} command.

The following example shows output for first displaying the contents of an internal compact Flash card, and then creating a directory named config and a subdirectory named test-config:

Router# dir flash:

Directory of flash:/

3 -rw- 6458208 Mar 01 1993 00:04:08 c3725-i-mz.tmp

128094208 bytes total (121634816 bytes free)

Router# mkdir flash:/config

Create directory filename [config]?

Created dir flash:/config

Router# mkdir flash:/config/test-config

Create directory filename [/config/test-config]?

Created dir flash:/config/test-config

Router# dir flash:

I suggest formatting it first.

Re: basic IOS question...

Hello,

TMBK the 'mkdir' command is only available on class C file systems, and hence not on the 2600 platform.

Regards,

GNT

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