Just make sure that your application doesnt do its own name resolution by reading in the hosts file just once at startup. All links herein go back to the source documentation which will have more details. Ibm flashsystem a9000 and a9000r storage systems communicate with their hosts over a fibre channel fc network or over an ethernet network, using iscsi protocol. Jun 10, 20 the xiv hardware and software relationship. Of course if you prefer micromanaging stuff a bare multipath install on rhel is sufficient. Installation and support guide for aix, hpux, and solaris. Were in the testing phases and were attempting to get all of the bugs worked out before this goes live. If data resides on ibm spectrum accelerate storage, the ibm storage host attachment kit also known as ibm xiv host attachment kit must be installed on the server.
The book provides information and references for combining the xiv storage system with other storage platforms, host servers, or gateways, including ibm n series, and ibm protectier. Front cover ibm xiv storage system host attachment and interoperability bertrand dufrasne bruce allworth desire brival mark kremkus markus oscheka thomas peralto integrate with db2, vmware esx, and microsoft hyperv get operating system specifics for host side tuning use xiv with ibm i. Mounting an ibm xiv lun onto a rhel v5 host without. If you dont have the mutt command installed, use the following command to email files as attachment from unix command prompt or shell scripts. The following page explains how to manually configure aix hosts to work with infinibox systems. How to create hd5 in aix if missing on your rootvg date. How to reload etchosts file in aix without reboot server. You can download all aix efixes from the following ftp address. For aix, i would go find an open bsd implementation of netstat or ifconfig. It works as a standalone set of tools for sending messages and encodingdecoding of mime messages parts or can be set up as a plugin for other tools. I would not be surprised if getifaddrs does not do something similar if it is implemented as a. You can use the following command to email files as attachments from aix. Install the module by running yum install perldigestmd5. The information that is presented here is not meant as a replacement or substitute for the host attachment kit publications.
Front cover ibm xiv storage system host attachment and interoperability bertrand dufrasne bruce allworth desire brival mark kremkus markus oscheka thomas peralto integrate with db2, vmware esx, and microsoft hyperv get operating system specifics for host side tuning use xiv with ibm i, n series, and protectier. Drivers multipath update xiv red hat customer portal. Ive found this to be useful for automating reports, and sending files to my pc. Apr 17, 2012 the author is the creator of nixcraft and a seasoned sysadmin, devops engineer, and a trainer for the linux operating systemunix shell scripting. A host attachment fileset populates the odm and sddpcm fileset are both installed host attachment. However, the ibm storage host attachment kit softwar e solution is not available for vmwar e esx or. Check the etcnf file to see if local is listed first if you are running named on the server you may need to restart it for dns lookups. Check the etcnf file to see if local is listed first. This makes mounting any luns from the xiv dead easy, but isnt what this article is about.
Network connectivity is supported via a switching fabric, without direct host attachment. I was able to perform the activity using two different commands and there are some issues with both the commands 1. Installing xiv host attachment kit on rhel v5 and up out. I was able to perform the activity using two different commands and there are. If you have mutt email client installed, try the mutt command as described here. H ey quick question how do i mail files from ibm aix hpux unix as attachments from my shell scripts or command line. Ibm storage host attachment kit for linux version 2. Host attachment and interoperability an ibm redbooks publication. Installing on aix the downloaded installation package contains the compressed installation files. In the 90s were an aix os for i386 but work only on one type of machinei dont remindps2,probably and was totally different from the aix versions supported6. Email multiple file attachments from solairs aix hpux. The last chapter pr ovides r efer ence information about how to physically connect vmwar e esx or esxi hosts to the ibm storage systems. Ssh tectia server and client version differences ssh tectia. The following page explains how to manually configure aix hosts to work with infinibox systems if you are using host powertools, the configuration is done by running infinihost settings check it is recommended to use host powertools on the available platforms and perform the manual instructions mentioned below on os versions where host powertools is not available.
Ibm storage host attachment kit for aix, version 2. Therefore, install the first ibm xiv in a place with sufficient space next to. Solaris, using the native command prompt interface. Unpack the downloaded tar package unpack the installation packages. To avoid this issue, update the pureflex switch firmware to version v7. Is there is some free download for this os available to be installed on a home desktop pc with 4 gb ram and 2. This ibm redbooks publication provides information for attaching the ibm flashsystem a9000, ibm flashsystem a9000r, and ibm xiv storage system to various host operating system platforms, such as ibm aix and microsoft windows. You will find haks for aix, hpux, linux, solaris and microsoft windows.
Allow access from the stor2rrd host to the storage on ports 1750 and 1751. But avoid asking for help, clarification, or responding to other answers. Installing the hak will blow away your nf and any changes you might have made to it. If i have my host streaming data to the storage device on the san or from the device on the san and simulate a path failure by shutting down one of the hosts ports on the fc switch. Sep 18, 2016 mklv y hd5 t boot rootvg 1 hdisk0 bosboot ad devhdisk0 l hd5 bootlist m normal o. The first is installing the ibm host attachment kit hak. But aix can be configured to look at dns first and the hosts file second. Install the packages by running the following commands with root privileges. To use the ibm xiv to its fullest potential, the host attachment kit is necessary. It is recommended to use host powertools on the available platforms and perform the manual instructions mentioned below on os versions where host. Technical blog for system administrator you can see a real scenario of work experience. Synopsis the remote aix host is missing a security patch. Aug 16, 20 to use the ibm xiv to its fullest potential, the host attachment kit is necessary. There is a onetoone relationship between the base xiv storage system software v11 features of 5639yyb and the hardware module features on machine typemodels 2810214 and 2812214.
I would not be surprised if getifaddrs does not do something similar if it is implemented as a library routine. It is meant as a complement and to provide readers with usage guidance and practical illustrations. But those using notes under aix there had no problem at all. Any one of you have an idea, what could, be problem. Ibm storage host attachment kit lifecycle, operating.
The hak provides a set of clibased tools that automatically detect any physically connected xiv storage system single system or an array, define the host on the xiv storage system. Preparing aix hosts to work with infinibox systems. The message catalog contains textual information for infinidat devices, and should be installed on aix systems. The ibm xiv host attachment kit hak for rhel is a software pack that simplifies the task of connecting an rhel host to the ibm xiv storage system. If you are using host powertools, the configuration is done by running infinihost settings check. Electronics free delivery possible on eligible purchases. Sun storagetek 6140 array hardware installation guide oracle docs. Ssh tectia server and client version differences ssh. Aix will resolve the hostname to the new address as soon as the hosts file is changed, thats all. The general support phase for suse linux enterprise 10 and 9 based platform solutions is seven years, beginning on the first date of general availability for a product. The ibm xiv storage system gen3 license requires one ibm xiv storage system gen3 machine type 2810214, 2812214, 2810314, or 2812314, in any of the validly orderable configurations. The nistir 7966 guideline from the computer security division of nist is a direct call to action for organizations regardless of industry and is a mandate for the us federal government. Chapter 2 describes how to install rackmounting rails, controller modules, and. Fixes for product xiv storage system 2810, 2812 require entitlement.
Z in the commands, is the current package version of tectia client for example, 6. Ibm realtime compression is included in the ibm xiv storage system gen3 license with xiv gen3 systems 2810314 and 2812314 and with xiv software v11. The concepts of the code should be the same as what aix has. Get the latest tutorials on sysadmin, linuxunix and open source topics via rssxml feed or weekly email newsletter. Data host software for hpux and aix platforms is veritas dynamic. Attaching the universal rail kit to a sun storedge expansion or sun fire. Oracle grid infrastructure installation guide for aix. How do you send an attachment via email from aix to windows. Some of the persons who receive the email are using notes under winnt are not able to open the email at all. Host traffic can be directed to any of the grid controllers. Storage host attachment kit hak on supported operating systems.
Autosuggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. You can download the ibm xiv host attachment kit software package at any time from the. With host attachment kit, managing xiv path and luns is a straightforward task. Intersystems cache requirements mysupport catalogic. Some is cut and paste, and some is abbreviated or reworded slightly. It is intended for administrators and architects of enterprise storage systems. The hostname used by the target server itself doesnt come into play here. How to create hd5 in aix if missing on your rootvg.
Sun storagetek 6140 array hardware installation guide october 2007. Perform the following procedure to install the host attachment kit on aix, hpux, linux, or. Ibm flashsystem a9000, ibm flashsystem a9000r, and ibm xiv storage system. We are sending emails with files in attachment using mail and uuencode from a kornshell script under a aix server. Mounting an ibm xiv lun onto a rhel v5 host without installing the hak.1167 596 1595 871 1251 619 427 1007 1422 271 424 201 254 819 194 35 1102 909 413 372 1578 1441 797 971 1052 897 1088 967 146 944 533 456 181