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Orf Gelbrich
Cisco Employee
Cisco Employee
Task NameTelnet 2 port
DescriptionTelnet 2 port
  1. Tested on
CategoryWorkflow tasks
ComponentsTelnet to a port on a server to test if the port / IP is accessible from UCSD.
  1. Log in to UCS Director as a user that has "system-admin" privileges.
  2. Navigate to "Policies-->Orchestration" and click on "Import".
  3. Click "Browse" and navigate to the location on your computer where the .wfdx file resides. Choose the .wfdx file and click "Open".
  4. Click "Upload" and then "OK" once the file upload is completed. Then click "Next".
  5. Click the "Select" button next to "Import Workflows". Click the "Check All" button to check all checkboxes and then the "Select" button.
  6. Click "Submit".
  7. A new folder should appear in "Policies-->Orchestration" that contains the imported workflow.

Inspired by work done by Harsha Ghanta.

Some times the trusted ping command does not work when ICMP is turned off or a fire wall is turned on on a Windows or Linux machine.  Then a telnet to a port will have to be done to see if the end point is alive.

Workflow input:

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Workflow execution:

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The workflow:

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