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Loading an alternative firmware image during boot via console port:

cpboot> def_part 0:1

Make sure to save the configuration type:

cpboot> saveenv

Re-load the controller type:

cpboot> bootf

Checking inventory and serial number:

show inventory

Monitoring system performance:

show cpuload  
show cpuload current  
show processes sort-by CPU  
show process monitor statistics  
show memory  
show storage  
show ap debug system-status ap-name wap-xxx-xxx  

Restart an AP:

apboot ap-name wap-xxx-xxx

To check transit traffic on controller:

show datapath session table

Show mac addresses for APs:

show ap bss-table

Sources:

  • http://community.arubanetworks.com/t5/Controller-Based-WLANs/How-do-I-back-up-the-flash-on-the-controller/ta-p/177838
  • http://community.arubanetworks.com/t5/Controller-Based-WLANs/Understanding-and-Troubleshooting-Master-Local-controller-issues/ta-p/239727
  • http://community.arubanetworks.com/t5/Wireless-Access/How-to-get-the-BSSID-available-with-an-AP/td-p/134077