Symantec Enabled Arrays - Array Support Library for Fujitsu ETERNUS4000 and ETERNUS8000 Arrays (Active/Active) on Veritas Volume Manager (tm) 5.0 for Solaris

Article:TECH50134  |  Created: 2006-01-15  |  Updated: 2010-01-19  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH50134
Article Type
Technical Solution


Environment

Issue



Symantec Enabled Arrays - Array Support Library for Fujitsu ETERNUS4000 and ETERNUS8000 Arrays (Active/Active) on Veritas Volume Manager (tm) 5.0 for Solaris

Solution



This TechFile provides information about the Array Support Library (ASL) for FUJITSU ETERNUS4000 and ETERNUS8000 Series arrays on Veritas Volume Manager (tm) 5.0 for Solaris.

For general information about ASLs, see TechNote 249446 (link in the Related Documents section of this TechFile)

Package Name: Array Support Library for Fujitsu ETERNUS4000/8000
Package Version: 1.0
Supported versions of Veritas Volume Manager: 5.0
Supported Arrays: Fujitsu ETERNUS4000 Series (Active/Active)
                              Fujitsu ETERNUS8000 Series (Active/Active)


Installation Instructions:

1. Create a directory to store the ASL package:
# mkdir /tmp/asl
# cd /tmp/asl

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

3. After downloading VRTSFJTSYe8k_v1_SunOS_50_286532.tar.Z, verify checksum of the file as follows:
# cksum VRTSFJTSYe8k_v1_SunOS_50_286532.tar.Z
928542150       9009    VRTSFJTSYe8k_v1_SunOS_50_286532.tar.Z

4. Uncompress the file and extract the package:
# uncompress VRTSFJTSYe8k_v1_SunOS_50_286532.tar.Z
# tar xvf VRTSFJTSYe8k_v1_SunOS_50_286532.tar

5. Before adding any ASL package, ensure Veritas Volume Manager is installed and enabled:
# vxdctl mode
mode: enabled

6. ASL Installation:
# pkgadd -d . VRTSFJTSYe8k

7. After the package is installed, run the vxdctl enable command to claim the disk array as a Fujitsu array:
# vxdctl enable

8. After running vxdctl enable, run the vxddladm listsupport and vxddladm listversion command and verify the output:
# vxddladm listsupport libname=libvxFJTSYe8k.so
ATTR_NAME           ATTR_VALUE
==================================================
LIBNAME             libvxFJTSYe8k.so
VID                 FUJITSU
PID                 All
ARRAY_TYPE          A/A
ARRAY_NAME          FJ_E4000, FJ_E8000

# vxddladm listversion libname=libvxFJTSYe8k.so
libvxFJTSYe8k.so has version string: vm-5.0-rev-1. VXVM version: 5.0

Package Information:
# pkginfo -l VRTSFJTSYe8k
  PKGINST:  VRTSFJTSYe8k
     NAME:  Array Support Library for Fujitsu ETERNUS8000/4000
 CATEGORY:  system
     ARCH:  sparc
  VERSION:  1.0,REV=12.07.2006.19.04
  BASEDIR:  /etc/vx
   VENDOR:  Symantec
     DESC:  Array Support library for Fujitsu ETERNUS8000/4000
   PSTAMP:  VERSION-1.0:8-October-2006
 INSTDATE:  Mar 26 2009 20:00
  HOTLINE:  800-342-0652
    EMAIL:  support@veritas.com
   STATUS:  completely installed
    FILES:        5 installed pathnames
                  3 shared pathnames
                  3 directories
                  2 executables
                 16 blocks used (approx)

Attachments

VRTSFJTSYe8k_v1_SunOS_50_286532.tar.Z (9 kBytes)


Legacy ID



286532


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH50134


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