Configuring Port Security
S e n d d o c u m e n t a t i o n c o m m e n t s t o m d s f e e d b a c k - d o c @ c i s c o . c o m
Once activated, all devices that have already
logged into the VSAN are also learned and added
to the active database.
You can overwrite the active database with the
configured database by activating the port
security database. Forcing an activation may
violate the entries already configured in the active
You can overwrite the configuration database with the active database using the port-security database
copy vsan command. The port-security database diff active vsan command in EXEC mode lists the
differences between the active database and the configuration database.
This section includes the following topics:
based on port security configurations.
Port Security Database Scenarios
OL-16184-01, Cisco MDS SAN-OS Release 3.x
Active and Configuration Port Security Databases (continued)
Database Scenarios, page 37-15
Port Security Database Copy, page 37-16
Port Security Database Deletion, page 37-17
Port Security Database Cleanup, page 37-17
depicts various scenarios to depict the active database and the configuration database status
Once activated, the configuration database can be
modified without any effect on the active
You can overwrite the configuration database with
the active database.
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