Sometimes old equipment fails in mysterious ways. This time a whole fleet of Cisco Aironet 3700 Series Access Points disappeared from their controller. The access points have “Manufacturing Installed Certificates” and these certificates will expire sooner or later. In this case, the certificates expired sometime during the weekend.

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While reloading a Cisco Catalyst 3560 running IOS 12.2(55)SE the other day, I noticed the switch stopped sending messages to the configured IPv6 enabled syslog host. Nothing appeared in the log files on the syslog host until I manually disabled and reenabled the log statement.

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