To schedule bulk maintenance for port and interface components using a text file:
Open a text editor.
Create a file with the format:
ClassName InstanceName startdate startTime enddate endTime SystemName # This is the input file for bulk maintenance for ports and interfaces # Ports to be scheduled for maintence are Port abc 08-05-2009 16:00 08-05-2009 19:00 router1
Save and exit the file.
Upload the file into the server.
â€œLoading the bulk maintenance text tileâ€� on page 129 provides detailed information for uploading the text file to the server.