Veritas Storage Foundation™ 6.0.1 Installation Guide - Solaris

Article:DOC5835  |  Created: 2012-08-15  |  Updated: 2013-04-01  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC5835
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Veritas Storage Foundation™ 6.0.1 Installation Guide - Solaris

Contents

I. Installation overview and planning
1. Introducing Storage Foundation
About Veritas products
About Veritas graphical user interfaces
2. System requirements
Release notes
Hardware compatibility list (HCL)
Supported operating systems
Veritas File System requirements
Disk space requirements
Discovering product versions and various requirement information
Database requirements
3. Planning to install SF
About planning for SF installation
About installation and configuration methods for SF
About the Veritas installer
Downloading the Storage Foundation software
4. Licensing SF
About Veritas product licensing
Setting or changing the product level for keyless licensing
Installing Veritas product license keys
II. Installation of Storage Foundation
5. Preparing to install Storage Foundation
Installation preparation overview
About using ssh or rsh with the Veritas installer
Creating root user
Creating the /opt directory
Setting environment variables
Mounting the product disc
Assessing the system for installation readiness
Making the IPS publisher accessible
6. Installing Storage Foundation using the script-based installer
Installing Storage Foundation using the installer
Installing language packages
7. Installing Storage Foundation using the web-based installer
About the Web-based installer
Before using the Veritas Web-based installer
Starting the Veritas Web-based installer
Obtaining a security exception on Mozilla Firefox
Performing a pre-installation check with the Veritas Web-based installer
Installing SF with the Web-based installer
8. Performing an automated installation using response files
Installing SF using response files
Response file variables to install Storage Foundation
Sample response file for SF installation
Configuring SF using response files
Response file variables to configure Storage Foundation
9. Installing Storage Foundation using operating system-specific methods
Installing SF on Solaris 11 using Automated Installer
Installing SF on Solaris 10 using JumpStart
Installing SF using the system command
Manually installing packages on Solaris brand non-global zones
10. Configuring Storage Foundation
Configuring Storage Foundation using the installer
Configuring Storage Foundation manually
Configuring the Storage Foundation for Databases repository database after installation
III. Upgrade of SF
11. Planning to upgrade SF
Upgrade methods for SF
Supported upgrade paths for SF 6.0.1
About using the installer to upgrade when the root disk is encapsulated
Preparing to upgrade SF
12. Upgrading Storage Foundation
Upgrading Storage Foundation with the product installer when OS upgrade is not required
Upgrading Storage Foundation to 6.0.1 using the product installer or manual steps
Upgrading Storage Foundation using the Veritas Web-based installer
Upgrading the Solaris operating system
Upgrading Veritas Volume Replicator
Upgrading language packages
13. Performing an automated SF upgrade using response files
Upgrading SF using response files
Response file variables to upgrade Storage Foundation
Sample response file for SF upgrade
14. Upgrading SF using Live Upgrade
About Live Upgrade
Supported upgrade paths for Live Upgrade
Performing Live Upgrade in a Solaris zone environment
Before you upgrade SF using Solaris Live Upgrade
Upgrading SF and Solaris using Live Upgrade
Upgrading Solaris using Live Upgrade
Upgrading SF using Live Upgrade
Administering boot environments
15. Migrating from Storage Foundation Basic to Storage Foundation Standard
Migrating from Storage Foundation Basic to Storage Foundation Standard
16. Performing post-upgrade tasks
Optional configuration steps
Re-joining the backup boot disk group into the current disk group
Reverting to the backup boot disk group after an unsuccessful upgrade
Post upgrade tasks for migrating the SFDB repository database
Recovering VVR if automatic upgrade fails
Upgrading disk layout versions
Upgrading VxVM disk group versions
Updating variables
Setting the default disk group
Upgrading the Array Support Library
Converting from QuickLog to Multi-Volume support
Verifying the Storage Foundation upgrade
IV. Post-installation tasks
17. Performing post-installation tasks
Changing root user into root role
18. Verifying the SF installation
Verifying that the products were installed
Installation log files
Starting and stopping processes for the Veritas products
Checking Veritas Volume Manager processes
Checking Veritas File System installation
V. Uninstallation of SF
19. Uninstalling Storage Foundation
About removing Storage Foundation
Preparing to uninstall
Removing the Replicated Data Set
Uninstalling SF packages using the script-based installer
Uninstalling SF with the Veritas Web-based installer
Uninstalling Storage Foundation using the pkgrm or pkg uninstall command
Removing the Storage Foundation for Databases (SFDB) repository after removing the product
20. Uninstalling SF using response files
Uninstalling SF using response files
Response file variables to uninstall Storage Foundation
Sample response file for SF uninstallation
VI. Installation reference
A. Installation scripts
Installation script options
B. Tunable files for installation
About setting tunable parameters using the installer or a response file
Setting tunables for an installation, configuration, or upgrade
Setting tunables with no other installer-related operations
Setting tunables with an un-integrated response file
Preparing the tunables file
Setting parameters for the tunables file
Tunables value parameter definitions
C. Configuring the secure shell or the remote shell for communications
About configuring secure shell or remote shell communication modes before installing products
Manually configuring and passwordless ssh
Restarting the ssh session
Enabling and disabling rsh for Solaris
D. Storage Foundation components
Storage Foundation installation packages
Chinese language packages
Japanese language packages
Veritas Storage Foundation obsolete and reorganized installation packages
E. Troubleshooting installation issues
Restarting the installer after a failed connection
What to do if you see a licensing reminder
About the VRTSspt package troubleshooting tools
Incorrect permissions for root on remote system
Inaccessible system
Troubleshooting the webinstaller
F. Compatability issues when installing Storage Foundation with other products
Installing, uninstalling, or upgrading Storage Foundation products when other Veritas products are present
Installing, uninstalling, or upgrading Storage Foundation products when VOM is already present
Installing, uninstalling, or upgrading Storage Foundation products when NetBackup is already present

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