[c-nsp] Cisco 7507 RSP4 with 2* Vip2-50

Bill Wichers billw at waveform.net
Mon Feb 13 12:23:13 EST 2006

> That's what I thought.  So what to do?  Reload?
> (Incidentally: is there an official way to do a single-slot reload on a

You could try this:

To remove/disable a VIP:
test rsp slot mask <slot>
test rsp stall

To reenable the VIP:
test rsp slot unmask <slot>
test rsp stall

I came across this command on this list some years ago and it seems to do
the job. I use to to remove and replace VIPs with a lower chance of the
7500 getting mad and reloading completely. You can use it to do a
single-slot reload since it essentially is power-cycling the individual

BTW, sorry if this was sent previously half-finished. My webmail client
seems to have glitched and I'm not sure what it did.


Waveform Technology
Systems Engineer

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