HC-417-KM - No Network Statistics on IBM VIO Servers (SEA Adapters)

Jan 27, 2017
Patch for Hardware Sentry KM for PATROL - Version(s) 1.8.01,1.8.02,1.9.00,1.9.50,1.9.60

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Patch content

Connectors for monitoring IBM pSeries with VIO Servers.

Should you install this patch?

Install this patch if the virtual ports that are part of SEA Virtual Adapters have no statistics.

What does it fix?

The SEA Virtual Adapters monitoring has been improved and includes statistics and link status for virtual ports.

How to install the patch?

  1. Copy the following file to the %PATROL_HOME%\lib\MS_HW_hdf or $PATROL_HOME/lib/MS_HW_hdf directory on the server where the PATROL Agent runs:
    • MS_HW_IBMVIOS.hdf
  2. Re-initialize Hardware Sentry for the patch to take effect. Nothing needs to be installed on Console systems.