Using a Management VM with Cumulus VX


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To automatically start the cloned VM's, add the following lines to the VBoxManage text from above:

VBoxManage startvm leaf1 --type headless
VBoxManage startvm leaf2 --type headless
VBoxManage startvm spine1 --type headless
VBoxManage startvm spine2 --type headless
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To use the Virtual Box commands above with VX 2.5.4, replace the first 4 commands above with the following lines:

VBoxManage clonevm "CumulusVX-2.5.4-fe760348e9fccfb1" --mode machine --name "leaf1" --register
VBoxManage clonevm "CumulusVX-2.5.4-fe760348e9fccfb1" --mode machine --name "leaf2" --register
VBoxManage clonevm "CumulusVX-2.5.4-fe760348e9fccfb1" --mode machine --name "spine1" --register
VBoxManage clonevm "CumulusVX-2.5.4-fe760348e9fccfb1" --mode machine --name "spine2" --register
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Update to clone lines for VX 2.5.5:

VBoxManage clonevm "CumulusVX-2.5.5-cc665123486ac43d" --mode machine --name "leaf1" --register
VBoxManage clonevm "CumulusVX-2.5.5-cc665123486ac43d" --mode machine --name "leaf2" --register
VBoxManage clonevm "CumulusVX-2.5.5-cc665123486ac43d" --mode machine --name "spine1" --register
VBoxManage clonevm "CumulusVX-2.5.5-cc665123486ac43d" --mode machine --name "spine2" --register

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