Veritas Cluster Server for VMware ESX 5.1 MP2 P2 Patch - vcs-esx30_i686-5.1MP2P2

Article:TECH67220  |  Created: 2009-01-27  |  Updated: 2010-01-27  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH67220
Article Type
Technical Solution


Environment

Issue



Veritas Cluster Server for VMware ESX 5.1 MP2 P2 Patch - vcs-esx30_i686-5.1MP2P2

Solution




Download:https://vias.symantec.com/labs/patch/php/patchinfo.php?download=yes&release_id=1658  
Release Name: vcs-esx30_i686-5.1MP2P2
Product: Veritas Cluster Server  
Platform: Linux  

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Release Date: 2009-01-20
Patch Type: Hot Fix  

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Incident:  
1477058

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Readme:  
POINT PATCH FOR ESX AGENTS FOR VERITAS CLUSTER SERVER 5.1MP2 on ESX
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Name:5.1MP2P2

Date:2009-01-15

OS:VMware ESX

OS Version:3.0 Update 2 and 3.5 Update 2

Packages:

Etrack Incidents: 1477058


RELEVANT ARCHITECTURES:x86

Errors/Problems Fixed: To create a new set of ESX agents that will consume less
CPU on the ESX console OS.

Install Instructions:
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Install this patch after installing Veritas Cluster Server 5.1MP2 or
Veritas Cluster Server 5.1MP2P1.

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*** Steps to be run on any one system in the cluster:
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01. Log in as superuser on a system in the cluster where the point patch is to
  be installed.

02. Run upgrade-conf.pl,  which is included with this patch,  while VCS is
  running.

  Upgrade the configuration by running the command file generated by the
  upgrade-conf.pl.

  Review and modify the configuration,  if required,  and enable the resources
  of type ESXVM and ESXDatastore.


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*** Steps to be run on each system in the cluster:
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03. Log in as superuser on the system where the point patch is to be installed.

04. Run install-patch.sh,  which is included with this patch.


Uninstall Instructions:
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*** Steps to be run on any one system in the cluster:
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05. Log on as superuser on a system in the cluster where the point patch is to
  be uninstalled.

06. Delete all resources of type ESXDatastore,  ESXVM,  and ESXVSwitch.

07. Delete the ESXDatastore,  ESXVM,  and ESXVSwitch resource types.
     $ hatype -delete ESXDatastore
     $ hatype -delete ESXVM
     $ hatype -delete ESXVSwitch

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*** Steps to be run on each system in the cluster:
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08. Log on as superuser on the system where the point patch is to be
  uninstalled.

09. Run uninstall-patch.sh,  which is included with this patch.

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*** Steps to be run on any one system in the cluster:
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10. Run the following commands to reset the ESXHost type definition.
     $ hatype -modify ESXHost ArgList -delete -keys
     $ haattr -delete ESXHost HostName
     $ haattr -delete ESXHost User
     $ haattr -delete ESXHost Password
     $ haattr -delete ESXHost NodeName


Notes:
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01. The resources of type ESXVM and ESXDatastore must be enabled before you
  online the service groups.

02. Ignore the following error message,  if displayed by the install.sh script:
  VCS WARNING V-16-1-10240 Attempt to modify non-existent resource



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318221


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