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What does it mean when an exclamation point (!) appears in front of the command line prompt?

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TitleWhat does it mean when an exclamation point (!) appears in front of the command line prompt?
Question
What does it mean when an exclamation point (!) appears in front of the command line prompt?
Environment
  • EXOS all
  • Summit Family
  • Black Diamond
Answer
When an exclamation point (!) appears in front of the command line prompt, it indicates that one or more slots or the entire stand-alone switch are shut down as a result of your system recovery configuration and a switch error.
Additional notes
Use the following command to clear the switch out of this state. 
clear sys-recovery-level
It is recommended to reboot the affected slot after executing the above command. 
Click the link below to know more about the sys-recovery options.
Sys-recovery-level options and their explanation


Related Hub Thread: https://community.extremenetworks.com/extreme/topics/what-is-the-meaning-of-exclamation-mark-in-stacking

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