Saying goodnight to my GSR

David Hubbard dhubbard at
Mon Sep 22 13:35:46 UTC 2014

Got you beat by nine weeks with a Foundry 9604. :-)

#sh ver
  SW: Version 03.3.01aTc1 Copyright (c) 1996-2004 Foundry Networks, Inc.
      Compiled on Feb 01 2005 at 11:21:12 labeled as FES03301a
      (2057881 bytes) from Primary foundry-FES/FES03301a.bin
      Boot Monitor: Version 03.2.00Tc4
  HW: Stackable FES9604
      Serial #: 
  330 MHz Power PC processor 8245 (version 129/1014) 66 MHz bus
  512 KB boot flash memory
16384 KB code flash memory
  128 MB DRAM
The system uptime is 3411 days 7 hours 52 minutes 20 seconds 
The system started at 01:38:44 Eastern Sat May 21 2005

The system : started=warm start   reloaded=by "reload"

Poor thing just handles traffic for managed power strips and we haven't
had the heart to replace it lol.


-----Original Message-----
From: NANOG [mailto:nanog-bounces at] On Behalf Of Matthew
Sent: Saturday, September 20, 2014 10:19 AM
Subject: Saying goodnight to my GSR

Has been running for a while, time to shut 'er down.   She (is a router
a she?) used to handle all of my BGP GigE links but over the years has
been demoted to OSPF and T1 aggregation.

If anyone needs a boat anchor let me know.

gsr8-1#show version
Cisco Internetwork Operating System Software IOS (tm) GS Software
(GSR-P-M), Version 12.0(30)S3, RELEASE SOFTWARE (fc2) Technical Support: Copyright (c) 1986-2005 by cisco
Systems, Inc.
Compiled Thu 30-Jun-05 18:29 by pwade
Image text-base: 0x50010E80, data-base: 0x536E8000

ROM: System Bootstrap, Version 11.2(20030108:132517) [jkuzma-112 2.2]

 gsr8-1 uptime is 9 years, 9 weeks, 2 days, 8 hours, 39 minutes Uptime
for this control processor is 9 years, 2 weeks, 2 days, 18 minutes
System returned to ROM by Stateful Switchover at 13:46:36 UTC Tue Sep 6
2005 System image file is "slot0:gsr-p-mz.120-30.S3.bin"

cisco 12008/GRP (R5000) processor (revision 0x05) with 524288K bytes of
R5000 CPU at 200Mhz, Implementation 35, Rev 2.1, 512KB L2 Cache Last
reset from power-on

2 Route Processor Cards
2 Clock Scheduler Cards
3 Switch Fabric Cards
2 Single Port Gigabit Ethernet/IEEE 802.3z controllers (2
1 Three Port Gigabit Ethernet/IEEE 802.3z controller (3
1 Ethernet/IEEE 802.3 interface(s)
5 GigabitEthernet/IEEE 802.3 interface(s) 507K bytes of non-volatile
configuration memory.

20480K bytes of Flash PCMCIA card at slot 0 (Sector size 128K).
8192K bytes of Flash internal SIMM (Sector size 256K).
Configuration register is 0x2102

Matthew S. Crocker
Crocker Communications, Inc.
PO BOX 710
Greenfield, MA 01302-0710

E: matthew at
P: (413) 746-2760
F: (413) 746-3704

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