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Cisco ASA 5505 DIY RAM Upgrade

Output from a show version on my pet Cisco ASA 5505: So the ASA 5505 shipped with 256 MB RAM. Upgrading the Compact Flash card last week gave me the chance to have a quick shufti inside the chassis. There’s a single slot for a stick of RAM. The original RAM is a stick of […]

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The Continuing Adventures of Installing Flash Memory in a Cisco ASA

(This is a follow-up to my last two Cisco ASA-related posts: Removing the Flash Memory from a Cisco ASA 5505 Displaying the Contents of the Cisco ASA Flash Memory ) The superhero origin story so far: I installed a new, blank 8 GB Compact Flash card in my pet ASA, booted the ASA into ROMMON […]

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Removing the Flash Memory from a Cisco ASA 5505

Still on the hunt for the location of the default startup config file on my pet Cisco ASA 5505. Can’t find them with show flash, show disk or dir commands. Google’s uncharacteristically unhelpful. A couple of search engine results allude to disk0:/.private/startup-config but I can’t display the contents of that path. So I get a […]

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Flash Memory in the Cisco ASA

Lazy Sunday. Catching up on all the episodes of Hawaii Five-0 that I missed while I was on vacation. I love this show’s pop sensibilities. The hypnotically catchy opening theme music. The weirdly retro TV violence that has no lasting consequences. Snappy cop talk. Wonderful saturated colors in their establishing shots of Hawaii, very reminiscent […]

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