First install rancid via the repositories :
aptitude install rancid
Maybe it will not install the CVS dependency, if it is the case you can still install it later.
Most of files should be located in
. Only the config file is located in
The script files which are going to save your configs are located in the
SAVE ALL THE CONFIGS!
On Brocade devices, I strugeled at the beginning until I found out the problem was the SSH cryptographic method, and then that I needed the “skip-page-display” option set to get full config saved :
enable read-only-password anypassword privilege exec level 5 skip-page-display username rancid privilege 5 password yourpassword
Check that ssh access-list grants you access to the device.
set system login class noc permissions view set system login class noc permissions view-configuration set system login user rancid authentication plain-text-password/encrypted-password set system login user rancid class noc