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

Library name: libvxcompellent
Library version: vm-5.0-rev-1
Package name: VRTScompellent
Package description: Compellent Array Support Library
Package version: 1.0
Supported product versions:
  • 5.0
  • 5.0.1
Embedded in VxVM?: No
Supported platforms:
  • HP-UX 11i v3 (11.31)
TechNote: 345352
Popularity: 669 viewed  22 downloaded
Download size: 367K
Checksum: 3127943827
Release date: N/A

 Supported Arrays and Modes

  • Storage Center
Supported mode: A/A

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This TechFile provides information about the Array Support Library (ASL) for Compellent Storage Center Arrays(Active/Active) on Veritas Volume Manager 5.0 and later for HPUX 11iv3. For general information about ASLs, see TechNote 249446 (link in the Related Documents section of this TechFile) Package Name: VRTSCompellent Package Description: Compellent Array Support Library Package Version: 1.0 Supported versions of Veritas Volume Manager: 5.0 and later Supported Arrays: Compellent Storage Center Supported Mode: A/A (Active/Active) Installation Instructions: 1. Create a directory to download 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 VRTScompellent_asl_5.0-1.0_HPUX11iv3.tar_345352.gz, verify the checksum of the file # cksum VRTScompellent_asl_5.0-1.0_HPUX11iv3.tar_345352.gz 3127943827 375606 VRTScompellent_asl_5.0-1.0_HPUX11iv3.tar_345352.gz 4. Uncompress the file and extract the ASL package # gunzip VRTScompellent_asl_5.0-1.0_HPUX11iv3.tar_345352.gz # tar -xvf VRTScompellent_asl_5.0-1.0_HPUX11iv3.tar_345352 5. Before adding the ASL package, ensure Veritas Volume Manager is installed and enabled # vxdctl mode mode: enabled 6. Install the ASL package # swinstall -s `pwd` VRTScompellent 7. After the packages are installed, you must execute the vxdctl enable command to claim the disk array # vxdctl enable Note: In some cases, it has been reported that the installation of the ASL does not take effect, and vxdctl enable does not claim the enclosure and devices In such cases, you can execute the vxconfigd -k command in addition to vxdctl enable. 8. After executing the vxdctl enable, verify the output of the vxddladm listsupport command # vxddladm listsupport ATTR_NAME ATTR_VALUE ================================================================================================= LIBNAME VID COMPELNT PID Compellent Vol ARRAY_TYPE A/A ARRAY_NAME COMPELNT 9. Check ASL version # vxddladm listversion LIB_NAME ASL_VERSION Min. VXVM version =================================================================== vm-5.0-rev-1 5.0 ASL package information: # swlist VRTScompellent # Initializing... # Contacting target "rx7640h1"... # # Target: rx7640h1:/ # # VRTScompellent 1.0 Array Support Library for Compellent VRTScompellent.ASL_FILES 1.0 Array Support Library for Compellent