CCNP TSHOOT Study materials

Just some notes for useful CCNP TSHOOT (642-832) Study stuff. Last day to test for this exam: January 29, 2015

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fping6 from rpmforge doesn’t work on CentOS 7

I’m running CentOS Linux release 7.0.1406 (Core) and was installing SmokePing.

I added FPing6 to the configuration file and added this as a probe to some websites:

+ FPing6
binary = /usr/sbin/fping6

+ Hosts
menu = Misc

++ somehost
menu = somehost
probe = FPing6
host =

After the config changes I tried to restart smokeping but it failed:

# service smokeping restart
Restarting smokeping (via systemctl):  Job for smokeping.service failed. See 'systemctl status smokeping.service' and 'journalctl -xn' for details.

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access-class in on vty needs vrf-also

I was upgrading an a Cisco 2811  remotely from 12.4(24)T8 to 15.1(4)M8. The Tunnel is was using for management was part of a VRF.

interface Tunnel9
vrf forwarding management-vrf

After the upgrade I was able to ping the router remotely but wasn’t able to get an SSH connection. From the steppingstone I was using I got:

[peter@steppingstone-server:~]$ ssh
ssh: connect to host port 22: Connection refused

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