Maintenance Release OpsCtr_Server_7.5.0.5_AIX64.tar provides fixes for Symantec OpsCenter/OpsCenter Analytics Server on AIX

Article:TECH199259  |  Created: 2012-11-01  |  Updated: 2013-02-20  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH199259
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Technical Solution


Issue



Symantec OpsCenter for Unix
Version 7.5.0.5

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This Release Update provides fixes for Symantec NetBackup (tm) OpsCenter for UNIX servers.

For additional information about new platform proliferations, new features,
end-of-life notifications, known issues, and the current Release Update content,
for NetBackup, refer to the following TechNote on the Symantec Support Web site:

http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC6038

For more information about OpsCenter, refer to the Symantec OpsCenter
Administrator's Guide on the Symantec Support Web site:

http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC5042

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Solution



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PACK DEPENDENCIES
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     -- Symantec OpsCenter 7.5 must be installed before this
        Release Update is installed.

     -- Check the NetBackup OpsCenter Administrator's Guide for supported
        operating systems (OS), OS dependencies and support issues.

I.   SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
II.  DOWNLOAD INSTRUCTIONS
III. INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
IV.  UN-INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
V.   RELATED DOCUMENTS
VI.  SYMANTEC OPSCENTER PRODUCT NEWS & UPDATES
VII. GETTING HELP

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I. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
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Please refer to the "Installing Symantec OpsCenter" section of the
Symantec OpsCenter Administrator's Guide. Refer to the following
document on the Symantec Support Web site:

  http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC5042


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II. DOWNLOAD INSTRUCTIONS
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1) Download the OpsCtr_<Server|Agent>_7.5.0.5_<platform>.tar.gz file into the /tmp directory.


2) Extract the OpsCtr_<Server|Agent>_7.5.0.5_<platform>.tar.gz file.

        That creates the following directory which contains the installation scripts:
         

    OpsCtr_<Server|Agent>_7.5.0.5_<platform>

        where <platform> is: solaris, solaris_x86, hpia64, AIX64, linuxR_x86, and linuxS_x86

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III. INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
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Before you install this Release Update, please review the following items:
 
  - Symantec recommends that you install OpsCenter on a dedicated server.

  - Symantec OpsCenter 7.5 must be installed and running.

    For more information about OpsCenter, refer to the NetBackup OpsCenter
    Administrator's Guide on the Symantec Support Web site:

          http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC5042

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To install this Release Update as root on the server:

1) Install OpsCtr_Server_7.5.0.5_<platform> Release Update binaries.
 
   - cd /tmp/OpsCtr_Server_7.5.0.5_<platform>/ServerPatch

   - Run the installOpsCenterServerPatch script, for example:

       OpsCtr_Server_7.5.0.5_linuxS_x86/ServerPatch/installOpsCenterServerPatch

2)  Install OpsCtr_Agent_7.5.0.5_<platform> Release Update binaries.
 
   - cd /tmp/OpsCtr_Agent_7.5.0.5_<platform>/AgentPatch

   - Run the installOpsCenterAgentPatch script, for example:

       OpsCtr_Agent_7.5.0.5_solaris/AgentPatch/installOpsCenterAgentPatch

  For more information on how to install or upgrade OpsCenter, refer to
  the NetBackup OpsCenter Administrator's Guide, available on the Symantec
  Support Web site.

          http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC5042


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To install this Release Update in a UNIX Cluster Environment:

1) Before you install this Release Update, make sure that Symantec OpsCenter is
   at release level 7.5 and configured to run in a cluster.

2) Freeze the cluster by following the procedures outlined in the
    "NetBackup High Availability Guide."

3) Install this Release Update on the inactive node(s) of the cluster first.
   (Perform the steps in the, "To install this Release Update as root on the
    OpsCenter Server" procedure).

4) Install this Release Update on the active node of the cluster.
   (Again, perform the steps in the, "To install this Release Update as root
    on the OpsCenter Server" procedure).

5) Unfreeze the cluster by following the procedure outlined in the "NetBackup
   High Availability Guide."

6) If the cluster is in a faulted state, clear the fault.


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IV. UNINSTALL INSTRUCTIONS
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Note:  This will ONLY uninstall the Release Update from your local machine.

To uninstall OpsCenter:
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1) Uninstalling Server Patch.

    - Run the following un-install script:

     /opt/VRTS/install/Ops7505/uninstallOpsCenterServerPatch

2) Uninstalling Agent Patch.

   - Run the un-install script:

      /opt/VRTS/install/OpsAgent7505/uninstallOpsCenterAgentPatch

3) Verify that the Release Update uninstalled successfully by checking the
   Opscenter Services and version information in login page:

    /opt/SYMCOpsCenterServer/bin/opsadmin.sh monitor


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To uninstall this Release Update in a UNIX cluster environment:

1) Freeze the cluster to prevent failover during the uninstall.

2) Uninstall this Release Update on the inactive node(s) of the cluster first.

3) Uninstall this Release Update on the active node of the cluster.

4) If the cluster is in a faulted state, clear the fault.

5) Be sure to uninstall both client and server updates on each node before
   proceeding to the next step.

6) Unfreeze the cluster.
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V. RELATED DOCUMENTS
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- Symantec OpsCenter Administrator's Guide
  This document provides information on how to use OpsCenter.
  It includes information about how to monitor and manage NetBackup,
  collect data from Symantec and third-party products, generate
  alerts, and create various reports. It also provides details
  on the difference between Symantec OpsCenter (the unlicensed
  version of the product) and Symantec OpsCenter Analytics
  (the licensed version of the product).

      http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC5042


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VI. SYMANTEC OPSCENTER PRODUCT NEWS & UPDATES
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To receive Symantec OpsCenter product news and updates, sign up for
email notification as follows:

1)  Go to http://www.symantec.com

2)  Select Support.

3)  On the support page click on the Email Notification Services
    link.

4)  Enter the information requested and select your product from
    the available product list.


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VII. GETTING HELP
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For updated information about this product, including system
requirements, supported platforms, supported point products, and
a list of current patches available from Technical Support, visit
our web site:

  http://www.symantec.com/techsupp/


Symantec Technical Support can be reached by phone at:

  800-342-0652
 


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