CentOS 7.0 - man page for ibdmsh (centos section 1)

Linux & Unix Commands - Search Man Pages

Man Page or Keyword Search:   man
Select Man Page Set:       apropos Keyword Search (sections above)


       ibdmsh IB DATA MODEL - Extentended TCL shell

       ibdmsh is a TCL shell extended with interface for the IB data model.  To use this shell
       you will write TCL code that directly access the IB data model objects and functions.

       The following sub sections provide detailed definition for those objects and API.

IBDM Constants
       Node Types

       The following constants are used by the node object type field


	   [ Constant : int  ] $IB_SW_NODE = IB_SW_NODE

	   [ Constant : int  ] $IB_CA_NODE = IB_CA_NODE

       Log Verbosity Flags

       The following constants are used as argument bits for the global variable $FabricUtilsVer-

	   [ Constant : int  ] $FABU_LOG_NONE = 0x0

	   [ Constant : int  ] $FABU_LOG_ERROR = 0x1

	   [ Constant : int  ] $FABU_LOG_INFO = 0x2

	   [ Constant : int  ]	$FABU_LOG_VERBOSE = 0x4

IBDM Globals
       Log level: set to FABU_LOG* values

	   [ Global : int ] $FabricUtilsVerboseLevel

IBDM Objects
       This section decribes the various object types exposed by IBDM.

       IBDM exposes some of its internal objects. The objects identifiers returned by the various
       function calls are formatted according to the following rules:

       Fabric: fabric:<idx>

       System: system:<fab idx>:<sys name>

       SysPort: sysport:<fab idx>:<sys name>:<port name>

       Node: node:<fab idx>:<node name>

       Port: port:<fab idx>:<node name>/<port num>

       IBDM Objects are standard Swig-Tcl objects. As such they have two flavors for their usage:
       Variables, Objects.

	  For each object attribute a "get" and "set" methods are provided.
	  The format of the methods is: <class>_<attribute>_<get|set>.
	  The "set" method is only available for read/write attributes.

	  set nodes [ibdm_get_nodes]
	  set node  [lindex $nodes 0]
	  IBNode_numPorts_get $node

	  Given an object pointer one can convert it to a Tcl "Object"
	  using the following command:
	  <class> <obj_name> -this <obj pointer>

	  Once declared the <obj-name> can be used in conjunction to
	  with the standard "configure" and "cget" commands.

	  Example (following the previous one):
	  IBFabric VaTech -this $fabric
	  VaTech cget -NodeByName

	  To delete an object symbol (and enable its mapping to another
	  pointer) use:
	  rename <obj name> ""
	  for example:
	  rename VaTech ""

       class IBPort

       The following are the different fields and methods of the IB Port class which describes an
       IB device (chip) physical port.

       [ Member data: returns IBPort * ] -p_remotePort
	      Port connected on the other side of link

       [ Member data: returns IBSysPort * ] -p_sysPort
	      The system port (if any) connected to

       [ Member data: returns IBNode * ] -p_node
	      The node the port is part of.

       [ Member data: returns int ] -num
	      Physical ports are identified by number.

       [ Member data: returns unsigned int  ] -base_lid
	      The base lid assigned to the port.

       [ Member data: returns IBLinkWidth * ] -width
	      The link width of the port

       [ Member data: returns IBLinkSpeed * ] -speed
	      The link speed of the port

       [ Member data: returns unsigned int  ] -counter1
	      A generic value to be used by various algorithms

       [ Constructor: returns IBPort * ] IBPort name p_nodePtr number
	      IBPort constructor

       [ Member : returns new_uint64_t	] guid_get
	      Obtain the guid of the port

       [ Member : returns void	] guid_set guid
	      Modify the guid of the port

       [ Member : returns new_string  ] getName
	      Get the port name: A device port connected to system port (front pannel) returns
	      the front pannel port name.

       [ Member : returns void	] connect p_otherPort ?width? ?speed?
	      Connect the port to another node port with optional width and speed parameters

       [ Member : returns int  ] disconnect
	      Disconnect the port. Return 0 if successful

       class IBNode

       The IB Node class represents a single IB Device (chip)

       [ Member data: returns string * ] -name
	      Name of the node (instance name of the chip)

       [ Member data: returns IBNodeType  ] -type
	      Either a $IB_SW_NODE or $IB_CA_NODE

       [ Member data: returns uint16_t * ] -devId
	      The device ID of the node

       [ Member data: returns uint16_t * ] -revId
	      The device revision Id.

       [ Member data: returns uint16_t * ] -vendId
	      The device Vendor ID.

       [ Member data: returns string * ] -attributes
	      Comma-sep string of arbitrary attributes k=v

       [ Member data: returns uint8_t ] -rank
	      The rank of the node (0 is a root)

       [ Member data: returns IBSystem * ] -p_system
	      What system we belong to

       [ Member data: returns IBFabric * ] -p_fabric
	      What fabric we belong to.

       [ Member data: returns unsigned int  ] -numPorts
	      Number of physical ports

       [ Member data: returns vec_pport * ] -Ports
	      Vector of all the ports

       [ Member data: returns vec_vec_byte * ] -MinHopsTable
	      A table of the number of hops required to get from each port to each target LID

       [ Member data: returns vec_byte * ] -LFT
	      The LFT of this node (for switches only) which is a long vector of target ports -
	      index is the LID

       [ Member : returns new_uint64_t	] guid_get
	      Obtain the node GUID

       [ Member : returns void	] guid_set guid
	      Set the node GUID

       [ Constructor: returns IBNode * ] IBNode name n p_fab p_sys t np

       [ Member : returns IBPort * ] makePort num
	      Create a new port by its number (if required) return the port pointer

       [ Member : returns IBPort * ] getPort num
	      Get a port by number num = 1..N:

       [ Member : returns void	] setHops p_port lid hops
	      Set the min hop for the given port (* is all) lid pair

       [ Member : returns int  ] getHops p_port lid
	      Get the min number of hops defined for the given port or all

       [ Member : returns IBPort * ] getFirstMinHopPort lid
	      Scan the node ports and find the first port with min hop to the lid

       [ Member : returns void	] setLFTPortForLid lid portNum
	      Set the Linear Forwarding Table for the given LID

       [ Member : returns int  ] getLFTPortForLid lid
	      Get the LFT for a given LID

       [ Member : returns void	] repHopTable
	      Dump out the min hop table of the node

       class IBSysPort

       The IBSysPort class represents an IB plug on the system front or back pannels

       [ Member data: returns string * ] -name
	      The front pannel name (silk) of the port

       [ Member data: returns IBSysPort * ] -p_remoteSysPort
	      If connected the other side sys port

       [ Member data: returns IBSystem * ] -p_system
	      System it benongs to

       [ Member data: returns IBPort * ] -p_nodePort
	      The node port it connects to.

       [ Constructor: returns IBSysPort * ] IBSysPort name n p_sys

       [ Member : returns void	] connect p_otherSysPort ?width? ?speed?
	      Connect two SysPorts

       [ Member : returns int  ] disconnect
	      Disconnect the SysPort (and ports). Return 0 if successful

       class IBSystem

       The IBSystem class represents an entire chassis

       [ Member data: returns string * ] -name
	      The "host" name of the system

       [ Member data: returns string * ] -type
	      What is the type i.e. Cougar, Buffalo, MTS2400, etc. A corresponding IBNL file
	      should exist - defining this system type

       [ Member data: returns IBFabric * ] -p_fabric
	      Fabric the system belongs to

       [ Member data: returns map_str_pnode * ] -NodeByName
	      Provide the node pointer by its name

       [ Member data: returns map_str_psysport * ] -PortByName
	      A map provising pointer to the SysPort by name

       [ Constructor: returns IBSystem * ] IBSystem name n p_fab t

       [ Member : returns new_uint64_t	] guid_get
	      Obtain the system image GUID

       [ Member : returns void	] guid_set guid
	      Set the system image GUID

       [ Member : returns IBSysPort * ] makeSysPort pName
	      Make sure we got the port defined (so define it if not)

       [ Member : returns IBPort * ] getSysPortNodePortByName sysPortName
	      Get the node port for the given sys port by name

       [ Member : returns IBSysPort * ] getSysPort name
	      Get a Sys Port by name

       class IBFabric

       Represents an entire IB subnet made of systems

       [ Member data: returns map_str_pnode * ] -NodeByName
	      Provide a list of node name and pointer pairs

       [ Member data: returns map_str_psys * ] -SystemByName
	      Provide a list of system name and pointer pairs

       [ Member data: returns vec_pport * ] -PortByLid
	      Provides a list of system port name and pointer pairs

       [ Member data: returns map_guid_pnode * ] -NodeByGuid
	      Provides a list of node guid and node pointer pairs

       [ Member data: returns map_guid_psys * ] -SystemByGuid
	      Provides a list of system image guid and system pointer pairs

       [ Member data: returns map_guid_pport * ] -PortByGuid
	      Provides a list of port guid and port pointer pairs

       [ Member data: returns unsigned int  ] -minLid
	      Track min lid used.

       [ Member data: returns unsigned int  ] -maxLid
	      Track max lid used.

       [ Member data: returns unsigned int  ] -lmc
	      LMC value used

       [ Member : returns IBNode * ] makeNode n p_sys type numPorts
	      Get the node by its name (create one of does not exist)

       [ Member : returns IBNode * ] getNode name
	      Get the node by its name

       [ Member : returns list_pnode * ] getNodesByType type
	      Return the list of node pointers matching the required type

       [ Member : returns IBSystem * ] makeGenericSystem name
	      Create a new generic system - basically an empty container for nodes...

       [ Member : returns IBSystem * ] makeSystem name type
	      Create a new system - the type must have a registed factory.

       [ Member : returns IBSystem * ] getSystem name
	      Get system by name

       [ Member : returns IBSystem * ] getSystemByGuid guid
	      get the system by its guid

       [ Member : returns IBNode * ] getNodeByGuid guid
	      get the node by its guid

       [ Member : returns IBPort * ] getPortByGuid guid
	      get the port by its guid

       [ Member : returns void	] addCable t1 n1 p1 t2 n2 p2 ?width? ?speed?
	      Adds a cable given two sets of node type, node name and port number. Optionally
	      use a given width and speed for the connection

       [ Member : returns int  ] parseCables fn
	      Parse the cables file and build the fabric

       [ Member : returns int  ] parseTopology fn
	      Parse Topology File and build the fabric

       [ Member : returns int  ] addLink type1 numPorts1 sysGuid1 nodeGuid1 portGuid1 vend1
       devId1 rev1 desc1 lid1 portNum1 type2 numPorts2 sysGuid2 nodeGuid2 portGuid2 vend2 devId2
       rev2 desc2 lid2 portNum2 ?width? ?speed?
	      Add a link into the fabric - this will create system and nodes as required.

       [ Member : returns int  ] parseSubnetLinks fn
	      Parse the OpenSM subnet.lst file and build the fabric from it.

       [ Member : returns int  ] parseFdbFile fn
	      Parse OpenSM FDB dump file and fill in the switches LFT tables

       [ Member : returns int  ] parseMCFdbFile fn
	      Parse an OpenSM MCFDBs file and set the MFT table accordingly

       [ Member : returns int  ] parsePSLFile fn
	      Parse Path to SL mapping file. Each line with: src_node_guid DLID SL

       Used by credit loop check

       [ Member : returns int  ] parseSLVLFile fn
	      Parse SLVL tables file. Each line holds: sw_node_guid in_port out_port 0x(sl0)(sl1)

       [ Member : returns void	] setLidPort lid p_port
	      Set a lid port

       [ Member : returns IBPort * ] getPortByLid lid
	      Get a port by lid

       [ returns IBFabric * ] new_IBFabric
	      Construct a new fabric

       [ returns void  ] delete_IBFabric p_fabric
	      Destruct a fabric

IBDM Functions
       This section provide the details about the functions IBDM exposes.  The order follows the
       expected order in a regular IBDM flow.  They all return 0 on succes.

       Subnet Utilities

       The file holds a set of utilities to be run on the subnet to mimic OpenSM initialization
       and analyze the results:

       [ returns int  ] ibdmAssignLids p_smNodePort ?lmc?
	      Assign LIDs with an optional LMC (multiple LID per port)

       [ returns int  ] ibdmCalcMinHopTables p_fabric
	      Calculate and populate the MinHopTables required for running OpenSM style routing.

       [ returns int  ] ibdmCalcUpDnMinHopTbls p_fabric rootNodesNameRex
	      Calculate and populate the MinHopTables following Up/Down rule.

       [ returns int  ] ibdmOsmRoute p_fabric
	      Route the fabric with OpenSM style routing

       [ returns int  ] ibdmEnhancedRoute p_fabric
	      Route the fabric with OpenSM style routing enhanced with better support for LMC > 0

       [ returns int  ] ibdmFatTreeRoute p_fabric rootNodes
	      Route the fabric using algorithm that fits only full fat trees

       [ returns int  ] ibdmFatTreeAnalysis p_fabric
	      Analyze the fabric to see if it is a fat tree and route it if it is

       [ returns int  ] ibdmVerifyCAtoCARoutes p_fabric
	      Make sure all (H)CAs are connected to each other based on the LFT settings

       [ returns int  ] ibdmVerifyAllPaths p_fabric
	      Make sure all Switches and (H)CAs are connected to each other based on the LFT set-

       [ returns int  ] ibdmAnalyzeLoops p_fabric
	      A rigorous check for credit loops. This algorithm does a full and accurate check
	      but its reporting of credit loop paths is hard to interpret. If you know the roots
	      of the tree (or the tree is symmetrical) it is preferable to use the ibdmReport-

       [ returns list_pnode  ] ibdmFindSymmetricalTreeRoots p_fabric
	      Analyze the tree topology and find the roots of the tree based on its symmetry

       [ returns list_pnode  ] ibdmFindRootNodesByMinHop p_fabric
	      Based on the MinHopTable find the roots of the tree. A 5% assymetry is allowed

       [ returns int  ] ibdmRankFabricByRoots p_fabric rootNodes
	      Given the list of root nodes (names) rank the nodes (root = 0)

       [ returns int  ] ibdmReportNonUpDownCa2CaPaths p_fabric rootNodes
	      Analyze the routes to make sure Up/Down rule is maintained

       [ returns int  ] ibdmCheckMulticastGroups p_fabric
	      Verify connectivity of multicast routing

       [ returns int  ] ibdmCheckFabricMCGrpsForCreditLoopPotential p_fabric rootNodes
	      Analyze multicast routing to make sure it obeys Up/Down rule

       [ returns int  ] ibdmLinkCoverageAnalysis p_fabric rootNodes
	      Prepare a schedule for transmission from a set of sources to destinations such that
	      in each stage there are no links that are over subscribed and after all stages all
	      the links of the fabric were excersized

       Tracing Utilities

       These functions allows tracing paths reporting back the visited nodes

       [ returns int  ] ibdmTraceDRPathRoute p_smNodePort drPathPortNums
	      Trace a directed route path from the given port

       [ returns int  ] ibdmTraceRouteByMinHops p_fabric slid dlid
	      Trace a path along the MinHop from the source to destination LIDs

       [ returns int  ] ibdmTraceRouteByLFT p_fabric slid dlid hops p_nodesList
	      Trace a path following the LFT updating the hops and node list variables

       Topology Matching Utilities

       The following utilities matches two fabrics providing both missmatch messages and a uni-
       fied fabric

       [ returns int  ] ibdmMatchFabrics p_spec_fabric p_discovered_fabric anchorNodeName anchor-
       PortNum anchorPortGuid
	      Match a topology based fabric with a discovered one starting at the enchor port

       [ returns int  ] ibdmBuildMergedFabric p_spec_fabric p_discovered_fabric p_merged_fabric
	      After matching using ibdmMatchFabrics populate the "merged fabric" with information
	      merged for the matched nodes

       Congestion Analysis Utilities

       Provide ability to track and report link oversubscription

       [ returns int  ] ibdmCongInit p_fabric
	      Initialize the tracking system

       [ returns int  ] ibdmCongCleanup p_fabric
	      Cleanup the counters and deallocate

       [ returns int  ] ibdmCongClear p_fabric
	      Cleanup counters

       [ returns int  ] ibdmCongTrace p_fabric srcLid dstLid
	      Trace a path between the LIDs updating link usage info

       [ returns int  ] ibdmCongReport p_fabric
	      Report the resulting congestion information

       [ returns int  ] ibdmCongDump p_fabric
	      Dump all congestion tracking info

       Eitan Zahavi, Mellanox Technologies LTD, eitan@mellanox.co.il

IBDM 1.0				    2009-03-16					IBDMSH(1)
Unix & Linux Commands & Man Pages : ©2000 - 2018 Unix and Linux Forums

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:19 PM.

Unix & Linux Forums Content Copyright©1993-2018. All Rights Reserved.
Show Password

Not a Forum Member?
Forgot Password?