VRTSaslapm package (Array Support Libraries and Array Policy Modules) on Veritas Volume Manager (tm) 5.1 for Solaris Sparc and Solaris Opteron

Article:TECH130658  |  Created: 2010-01-28  |  Updated: 2010-10-06  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH130658
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This VRTSaslapm package has been replaced with a new version. To get the latest version of this package please go to the Veritas Operations Services page: https://vos.symantec.com/asl

VRTSaslapm package (Array Support Libraries and Array Policy Modules) on Veritas Volume Manager (tm) 5.1 for Solaris Sparc and Solaris Opteron


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This VRTSaslapm package has been replaced with a new version. To get the latest version of this package please go to the Veritas Operations Services page: https://vos.symantec.com/asl
 
This TechFile provides information on the VRTSaslapm package (Array Support Libraries (ASLs) and the Array Policy Modules (APMs)) on Veritas Volume Manager (tm) 5.1 for Solaris Sparc and Solaris Opteron.
 

 
Package Name: VRTSaslapm
 
Package Description: Array Support Libraries and Array Policy Modules for Veritas Volume Manager
 
Package Version: 5.1.001.100
Supported Versions of Veritas Volume Manager: 5.1
 
Supported Arrays: Please consult the HCL  http://support.veritas.com/docs/330441
 
Special Hardware Considerations: Please consult the hardware TechNote  http://support.veritas.com/docs/283282
 

 
Note: Additional information about VRTSaslapm package and modification history is documented in the TechFile  http://support.veritas.com/docs/337516
 

 
Pre-Installation Instructions:
 
1. VxVM 5.1 is the minimum VxVM version that needs to be installed before proceeding with installation of VRTSaslapm package. So make sure that VxVM 5.1 or higher version is installed.
 

 
2. If there are any external ASL/APM packages installed on the system, Remove them before you start installation of VRTSaslapm package
 

 
Package Download Instructions:
 
1. Create a directory to store the VRTSaslapm package
 
# mkdir /tmp/aslapm
 
# cd /tmp/aslapm
 

 
2. At the bottom of this TechFile, click on Download Now to download the VRTSaslapm package
 

 
3. After downloading VRTSaslapm_Solaris_5.1.001.100.tar_354985.gz in /tmp/aslapm directory, verify the cksum
 
# cksum VRTSaslapm_Solaris_5.1.001.100.tar_354985.gz
 
68527725 2644908 VRTSaslapm_Solaris_5.1.001.100.tar_354985.gz
 

 
4. Uncompress the file and extract the packages
 
# gunzip VRTSaslapm_Solaris_5.1.001.100.tar_354985.gz
 
# tar -xvf VRTSaslapm_Solaris_5.1.001.100.tar_354985
 
x Opteron/VRTSaslapm/pkgmap, 15980 bytes, 32 tape blocks
 
x Opteron/VRTSaslapm/pkginfo, 533 bytes, 2 tape blocks
 
...
 
x SPARC/VRTSaslapm/pkgmap, 15765 bytes, 31 tape blocks
 
x SPARC/VRTSaslapm/pkginfo, 534 bytes, 2 tape blocks
 
...
 

 
5. Change directory to the appropriate Solaris release (SPARC/Opteron)
 
# cd SPARC
 
Note: The below are example installation instructions for Solaris SPARC. Similar instructions can be followed for Solaris Opteron.
 

 
Installation Instructions:
 
  • If VRTSaslapm package is currently NOT installed on your system then perform an initial install.
1. Install the package
 
# pkgadd -d . VRTSaslapm
 

 
2. After you install VRTSaslapm package, you must execute:
 
# vxdctl enable
 

 
  • If there is a VRTSaslapm package already installed on your system then perform an upgrade/downgrade install.
Upgrade Installation Instructions:
 
1. Verify the version of currently installed VRTSaslapm package. Make sure that you are upgrading VRTSaslapm package with a higher version.
 
# pkginfo -l VRTSaslapm | grep VERSION
 

 
2. To upgrade VRTSaslapm package to higher version, execute:
 
# pkgadd -a <response_file> -d . VRTSaslapm
 

 
3. After you upgrade VRTSaslapm package, you must execute:
 
# vxdctl enable
 

 
Downgrade Installation Instructions:
 
1. Verify the version of currently installed VRTSaslapm package. Make sure that you are downgrading VRTSaslapm package with a lower version.
 
# pkginfo -l VRTSaslapm | grep VERSION
 

 
2. To downgrade VRTSaslapm package to a lower version, execute:
 
# pkgadd -a <response_file> -d . VRTSaslapm
 
NOTE: If an array support was added via the currently installed version of the VRTSaslapm package then the downgrade of the package may cause that array to not work properly.
 

 
3. After you downgraded VRTSaslapm package, you must execute:
 
# vxdctl enable
 

 
Post-Installation Instructions:
 
1. Verify the VRTSaslapm package information
 
# pkginfo -l VRTSaslapm
 
  PKGINST:  VRTSaslapm
 
     NAME:  Array Support Libraries and Array Policy Modules for Veritas Volume Manager.
 
 CATEGORY:  system
 
     ARCH:  sparc
 
  VERSION:  5.1.001.100,REV=06.11.2010.06.21
 
  BASEDIR:  /
 
   VENDOR:  Symantec Corporation
 
     DESC:  Virtual Disk Subsystem
 
   PSTAMP:  5.1.001.100
 
 INSTDATE:  Jun 11 2010 22:53
 
  HOTLINE:  <http://www.symantec.com/business/support/assistance_care.jsp>
 
   STATUS:  completely installed
 
    FILES:      192 installed pathnames
 
                 20 shared pathnames
 
                 20 directories
 
                107 executables
 
               4269 blocks used (approx)
 

 
2. Verify the output of "vxddladm listsupport" command
 
# vxddladm listsupport
 
LIBNAME             VID                 PID
 
=================================================================================================
 
libvx3par.so        3PARdata            VV
 
libvxCLARiiON.so    DGC                 All
 
libvxFJTSYe6k.so    FUJITSU             E6000
 
libvxFJTSYe8k.so    FUJITSU             All
 
libvxap.so          SUN                 All
 
libvxatf.so         VERITAS             ATFNODES
 
libvxcompellent.so  COMPELNT            Compellent Vol
 
libvxcopan.so       COPANSYS            8814, 8818
 
libvxddns2a.so      DDN                 S2A 9550, S2A 9900, S2A 9700
 
libvxdothill.so     DotHill             R/Evo 2730-2R, R/Evo 2530-2R, R/Evo 2330-2R, R/Evo 2130-2RX, R/Evo 2130-2J, R/Evo 5730-2R
 
libvxeccs.so        ECCS                All
 
libvxemc.so         EMC                 SYMMETRIX
 
libvxeqlogic.so     EQLOGIC             100E-00
 
libvxfje3k4ka.so    FUJITSU             E3000, E400A
 
libvxfjtsye2k.so    FUJITSU             E2000, ETERNUS_DXL
 
libvxfsc.so         FSC                 FibreCAT_SX1
 
libvxfujitsu.so     FUJITSU             GR710, GR720, GR730, GR740, GR820, GR840
 
libvxhds.so         HITACHI             All
 
libvxhds9980.so     HITACHI             All
 
libvxhdsalua.so     HITACHI             DF600, DF600-V, DF600F, DF600F-V
 
libvxhdsusp.so      HITACHI             All
 
libvxhillsannet2.so DotHill             SANnet II FC, SANnet II SCSI, SANnet II SATA, SANnet II U320
 
libvxhitachi.so     HITACHI             DF350, DF400, DF400F, DF500, DF500F
 
libvxhpalua.so      HP, COMPAQ          HSV101, HSV111 (C)COMPAQ, HSV111, HSV200, HSV210, HSV300, HSV400, HSV450
 
libvxhuawei.so      HUAWEI              S5300, S5500, S5600, S2300, S2100, V1800, V1500, VIS6000, S2300E, S2600, S6800E
 
libvxibmds6k.so     IBM                 1750
 
libvxibmds8k.so     IBM                 2107
 
libvxibmsvc.so      IBM                 2145, 2062
 
libvxlsiall.so      IBM, SUN, STK, SGI, LSI, ENGENIOAll
 
libvxmsa2k.so       HP                  MSA2012fc, MSA2212fc, MSA2012i
 
libvxmsa2kfc_sa.so  HP                  MSA2312fc, MSA2324fc, MSA2012sa, MSA2312sa, MSA2324sa, MSA2312i, MSA2324i, P2000 G3 FC, P2000G3 FC/iSCSI, P2000 G3 SAS
 
libvxnetapp.so      NETAPP              All
 
libvxnipnyis.so     NEC                 iStorage 1000, iStorage 2000, iStorage 4000
 
libvxpillaraxiom.so Pillar              Axiom 300, Axiom 500, Axiom 600
 
libvxpp.so          EMC, DGC            All
 
libvxpurple.so      SUN                 T300
 
libvxramsan.so      TMS                 RamSan 400
 
libvxrdac.so        VERITAS             RDACNODES
 
libvxsena.so        SENA                All
 
libvxshark.so       IBM                 2105
 
libvxssa.so         SSA                 SSA
 
libvxstorcomp.so    StorComp            OmniForce
 
libvxsun7x10.so     SUN                 Sun Storage 7410, Sun Storage 7310, Sun Storage 7210, Sun Storage 7110, Sun Storage 7120, Sun Storage 7320, Sun Storage 7420, Sun Storage 7720
 
libvxsunse3k.so     SUN                 StorEdge 3310, StorEdge 3320, StorEdge 3510, StorEdge 3511
 
libvxsunset4.so     SUN                 T4
 
libvxtsbaf.so       TOSHIBA             AF_AF3500, AF_AF1500, AF2_AF7000, AF2_AF2000, AF3_AF7500, AF3_AF2500
 
libvxveritas.so     VERITAS             All
 
libvxvpath.so       IBM                 2105
 
libvxxiotechE5k.so  XIOTECH             ISE1400
 
libvxxiv.so         XIV, IBM            NEXTRA, 2810XIV
 
libvxxp1281024.so   HP                  All
 
libvxxp12k.so       HP                  All
 
libvxxp256.so       HP                  All
 

 
3. Verify the output of "vxdmpadm listapm" command
 
# vxdmpadm listapm
 
Filename           APM Name           APM Version  Array Types       State
 
================================================================================
 
dmpaa              dmpaa                  1        A/A               Active
 
dmpaaa             dmpaaa                 1        A/A-A             Not-Active
 
dmpap              dmpap                  1        A/P               Active
 
dmpap              dmpap                  1        A/P-C             Active
 
dmpapf             dmpapf                 1        A/PF-VERITAS      Not-Active
 
dmpapf             dmpapf                 1        A/PF-T3PLUS       Not-Active
 
dmpapg             dmpapg                 1        A/PG              Not-Active
 
dmpapg             dmpapg                 1        A/PG-C            Not-Active
 
dmpjbod            dmpjbod                1        Disk              Active
 
dmpjbod            dmpjbod                1        APdisk            Active
 
dmpalua            dmpalua                1        ALUA              Not-Active
 
dmpsvc             dmpsvc                 1        A/A-A-IBMSVC      Not-Active
 
dmpCLARiiON        dmpCLARiiON            1        CLR-A/P           Not-Active
 
dmpCLARiiON        dmpCLARiiON            1        CLR-A/PF          Not-Active
 
dmpEngenio         dmpEngenio             1        A/PF-LSI          Not-Active
 
dmpnetapp          dmpnetapp              1        A/A-NETAPP        Not-Active
 
dmpnetapp          dmpnetapp              1        A/P-NETAPP        Not-Active
 
dmphuawei          dmphuawei              1        A/PF-HUAWEI       Not-Active
 
dmpsun7x10alua     dmpsun7x10alua         1        SUN7x10-ALUA      Active
 

 

 

 



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