P1470 - HBAs not discovered on VIO Server monitored from a Linux system

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

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Patch content

PSL library for telnet and SSH remote connections.

Should you install this patch?

Apply this patch if you need to monitor a remote IBM VIO Server from a Linux or Solaris system.

What does it fix?

The command to discovery the HBAs on VIO Server contains a special character that was not properly handled when the command was executed from a Linux or Solaris system.

How to install the patch?

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