Array Support Library (ASL)/Array Policy Module (APM) Details
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 Basic information

Library name: libvxhdsalua
Library version: N/A
Package name: VERITAS Array Support Library (1.0)
Package version:
Supported product versions:
  • 5.0MP3
  • 5.0MP1
  • 5.0
Embedded in VxVM?: No
Supported platforms:
  • AIX 5.3
TechNote: 304570
Popularity: 951 viewed  20 downloaded
Download size: 17K
Checksum: 891117193
Release date: N/A

 Supported Arrays and Modes

  • SMS/AMS2000 series
Supported mode: A/A-A, A/A

 Readme file  [Save As...]

This TechFile provides information about the Array Support Library (ASL) for the HITACHI HDS9500-ALUA,AMS_WMS Arrays (A/A-A-HDS, A/PG, A/P, A/A) on VERITAS Volume Manager (tm) 5.0 and later for AIX. For general information about ASLs, see TechNote Package Name: VERITAS Array Support Library (1.0) Package Version: Supported versions of VERITAS Volume Manager (tm): 5.0 and later Supported Arrays: HITACHI HDS9500-ALUA, AMS_WMS (A/A-A-HDS, A/PG, A/P, A/A) Installation Instructions: 1. Create a directory to store ASL package: # mkdir /tmp/asl 2. At the bottom of this TechFile, click on Download Now to download the package. 3. Download the file VRTShdsalua_5.0_AIX_5.3_1.0_304570.tar.Z into /tmp/asl directory and verify the cksum # cksum VRTShdsalua_5.0_AIX_5.3_1.0_304570.tar.Z 891117193 17158 VRTShdsalua_5.0_AIX_5.3_1.0_304570.tar.Z 4. Before adding any ASL package, ensure Veritas Volume Manager is installed and enabled: # vxdctl mode mode: enabled 5. To install the package: # cd /tmp/asl # zcat VRTShdsalua_5.0_AIX_5.3_1.0_304570.tar.Z | tar xvf - # installp -acX -d ./VRTShdsalua.bff VRTShdsalua After the package is installed, you must run the vxdctl enable command to claim the disk array: # vxdctl enable After running the vxdctl enable command, you should see in the output of the vxddladm listsupport command: # vxddladm listsupport ATTR_NAME ATTR_VALUE ======================================================================= LIBNAME VID HITACHI PID DF600, DF600-V, DF600F DF600F-V ARRAY_TYPE A/A-A-HDS, A/PG, A/P A/A ARRAY_NAME HDS9500-ALUA, AMS_WMS, DF800 Package Information: # lslpp -l VRTShdsalua Fileset Level State Description ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- Path: /usr/lib/objrepos VRTShdsalua COMMITTED VERITAS Array Support Library (1.0) Path: /etc/objrepos VRTShdsalua COMMITTED VERITAS Array Support Library (1.0)