P1568 - Monitoring QLogic HBAs on ESX Servers

Oct 28, 2014
Patch for Hardware Sentry KM for PATROL - Version(s) 1.8.00,1.8.01,1.8.02,1.9.00

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Patch content

Connector for QLogic HBAs - ESX

Should you install this patch?

Install this patch if you need to monitor QLogic HBAs on your ESX Server.

What does it fix?

The patch enables basic monitoring (port speed and link status) of Qlogic HBA managed by a non-SMI-S compliant CIM Provider.

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_QlogicHBA.hdf
  2. Re-initialize Hardware Sentry for the patch to take effect.
  3. Nothing needs to be installed on Console systems.