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Dead LAN's hand: IT staff 'locked out' of data center's core switch after the only bloke who could log into it dies

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^ this.

I'm befuddled how they couldn't know if it's running STP. Perhaps check its neighboring devices for evidence of BPDUs and TCNs? I suspect "Nick" isn't the only "not good" engineer at this idiot factory...

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