How do I initialize the SSD?
The SSD can be initialized by performing the procedure below.
Procedure for initializing the SSD
① Connecting Edge Gateway to the PC
Connect Edge Gateway to the PC. They can be connected to each other via a serial connection or via SSH.
② Formatting the SSD
Execute the following command to format the SSD.
amnimo(cfg-nxwitness)# no enable #As Nx Witness has opened the SSD, unmount it first.
amnimo(cfg)# no device storage mount sda1 #Unmount the SSD.
amnimo# device storage format sda1 #Format the SSD.
*If the SSD cannot be unmounted during the above procedure, create a user account with the admin privileges, and unmount the SSD from the account added.
③ Recovering the linkage with Nx Witness and remounting the SSD
Next, remount the SSD.
Execute the following command to complete initializing the SSD.
amnimo(cfg)# storage mount sda1 /media/sda1 #Mount the SSD to /media/sda1.
amnimo(cfg)# show config storage #Confirm that the SSD has been mounted here.
# ---- storage sda1 configure ----
storage mount sda1 /media/sda1 type ext4 options defaults
storage fsck sda1 preen
storage monitor sda1 retry 3 interval 10m reboot 3
storage failsafe sda1 retry 3 interval 10 reboot 3
amnimo(cfg-nxwitness)# enable #Enable (link) Nx Witness.
amnimo(cfg-nxwitness)# show config
enable #Confirm that Nx Witness has been enabled (linked).
password secret 1sxWjNj/NBbdEfGFmP6vrw==
amnimo# config file save #Save the settings.
startup-config file already exists. Do you want to overwrite? (y/N): y
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