Symantec Enabled Arrays - Array Support Library for Fujitsu ETERNUS4000/8000 Arrays (Active/Active) on Veritas Volume Manager (tm) 5.0 for Linux (RHEL)

Article:TECH50836  |  Created: 2007-01-15  |  Updated: 2009-01-14  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH50836
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Symantec Enabled Arrays - Array Support Library for Fujitsu ETERNUS4000/8000 Arrays (Active/Active) on Veritas Volume Manager (tm) 5.0 for Linux (RHEL)

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This TechFile provides information about the array support library (ASL) for Fujitsu ETERNUS4000/8000 Series arrays on Veritas Volume Manager 5.0 and later for Linux.

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

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

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

After downloading VRTSFJTSYe8k_v1_Linux_50_287481.tar.Z, uncompress the file:
# zcat VRTSFJTSYe8k_v1_Linux_50_287481.tar.Z | tar xvf -

Before adding any ASL package, ensure Veritas Volume Manager is installed and enabled:

# vxdctl mode
mode: enabled

To install the package:

# rpm -ivh VRTSFJTSYe8k-1.0-1.0_RHEL4.i686.rpm
Preparing...                ##################################################
VRTSFJTSYe8k                ##################################################
Adding the entry in supported arrays
Loading The Library

After the package is installed, you must run the vxdctl enable command to claim the disk array as an ETERNUS4000/8000 array:

# vxdctl enable

After running vxdctl enable, you should see libvxFJTSYe8k.so in the output of the vxddladm listsupport command:

# vxddladm listsupport libname=libvxFJTSYe8k.so
ATTR_NAME            ATTR_VALUE
=======================================================================
LIBNAME              libvxFJTSYe8k.so
VID                  FUJITSU
ARRAY_TYPE           A/A
ARRAY_NAME           FJ_E4000, FJ_E8000
#

Package Information:
# rpm -qiv VRTSFJTSYe8k
Name        : VRTSFJTSYe8k                 Relocations: (not relocatable)
Version     : 1.0                               Vendor: VERITAS Software Corporation Inc.
Release     : 1.0_RHEL4                     Build Date: Wed 24 Jan 2007 08:44:00 PM JST
Install Date: Wed 24 Jan 2007 08:50:26 PM JST      Build Host: vmlx11.veritas.com
Group       : System/Data Storage           Source RPM: VRTSFJTSYe8k-1.0-1.0_RHEL4.src.rpm
Size        : 6506                             License: Copyright (c) 1990-2007 Symantec.  ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.  THIS SOFTWARE IS THE PROPERTY OF AND IS LICENSED BY Symantec, AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS.
Signature   : (none)
Packager    : linuxvm-pkgr@veritas.com
URL         : http://www.veritas.com/
Summary     : Array Support Library for FUJITSU ETERNUS8000/4000
Description :
Array Support library for FUJITSU ETERNUS8000/4000



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Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH50836


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