P1459 - Monitoring HBAs in HP-UX Servers

Oct 03, 2013
Patch for Hardware Sentry KM for PATROL - Version(s) 1.7.01,1.8.00,1.8.01

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Patch content

Connector for HP-UX - HBA

Should you install this patch?

Install this patch to monitor HBAs in HP 9000 (PA-RISC) systems running HP-UX. HP Integrity and Itanium-based servers running HP-UX should use the SMI-S - HBA Connector.

What does it fix?

Adds the monitoring of HBAs in HP 9000 (PA-RISC) servers running HP-UX (link speed, link status and port status).

Note: This connector requires root privileges.

How to install the patch?

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