wipe

wipe out flash

Description

This command erases all data including configuration, logs, license keys, flash backup files and formats the flash file system in the controller. This command can also be used to return the Mobility Conductor or the managed devices to the factory default state. After issuing the command and rebooting the controller, you can return the controller to an operational state by installing the ArubaOS image again.

Issue this command only when the controller is taken out of service or decommissioned.

Example

The following example formats the flash file system:

(host) #wipe out flash

Do you really want to wipe out the entire flash (y/n): y

Zeroing out flash:.....................................

Flash zeroed out successfully.

Command History

Release

Modification

ArubaOS 8.0.0.0

Command introduced.

Command Information

Platforms

License

Command Mode

All platforms

Base operating system.

Enable mode on Mobility Conductor.