Visit Our UNIX and Linux User Community

Search Results

Search: Posts Made By: balaji_prk
Forum: AIX 09-01-2011
12,393
Posted By balaji_prk
Thank you
pwright..thanks for the response.

We are about to do a new new project with AIX 7.1 on power7 (SAN boot with NPIV/PowerPath). Was wondering if anyone has already did that already.

Also is it...
Forum: AIX 08-10-2011
12,393
Posted By balaji_prk
Thanks for the Response Zxmaus. So a...
Thanks for the Response Zxmaus.

So a mixture of vscsi and npiv. Does EMC has any recomendations? We had a complete SAN boot environment over NetApp (using NPIV + Dotpaths + MPIO) and it works...
Forum: AIX 08-09-2011
12,393
Posted By balaji_prk
AIX Sanboot from EMC Symmetrix with NPIV
Hi All..

On to a new implementation with AIX 7.1 san boot from EMC disks (Using NPIV). Anyone played with this recently?

Wondering if we need PowerPath on the AIX clients or has native MPIO...
Forum: AIX 12-01-2009
3,031
Posted By balaji_prk
VIO restore from NIM dosen't work
Hello guys

I have been trying to restore a VIO server from NIM using the nim_resource.tar file created from the same VIO lpar. The restoration goes fine and after 99% I get the following error

...
Forum: AIX 11-04-2009
3,099
Posted By balaji_prk
Configuring AIX with Windows AD
Hey Guys

Has anyone out here tried configuring AIX as AD clients for authentication?
I have seen redbooks explaining stuffs but has it worked well for anyone?

Thanks

Bala
Forum: AIX 11-04-2009
2,442
Posted By balaji_prk
Thanks for responding Zxmaus. Seems you are...
Thanks for responding Zxmaus.

Seems you are right.. Could not find any way
Forum: AIX 10-23-2009
2,442
Posted By balaji_prk
disk attributes from HMC
Guys

Is there a way to determine the attributes of the disks installed in a system p box through HMC? (Like disk type and capacity)

Thanks in advance

Bala
Forum: AIX 10-23-2009
14,317
Posted By balaji_prk
Thanks ippo
Thanks ippo
Forum: AIX 10-16-2009
14,317
Posted By balaji_prk
find firmware level through HMC
Is there an HMC command to find the attached managed systems firmware level??
Forum: AIX 09-30-2009
10,356
Posted By balaji_prk
How to change the order of authentication in aix?
I have an AIX system configured as NIS client.

I have an local user on the system called "batman" and i have a user by the same name in NIS as well.

Now when i try to login with Batman user,...
Forum: AIX 09-28-2009
5,732
Posted By balaji_prk
Not able to mount user home dir from with automount
Hello there

Have anyone configured an AIX 5L machine as NIS client? with homedirectories automounted form an NFS share?

The NIS server is running Solaris. I am able to configure the AIX...
Forum: AIX 09-23-2009
75,073
Posted By balaji_prk
This is cool stuff.. Thanks zxmaus
This is cool stuff.. Thanks zxmaus
Forum: AIX 09-18-2009
5,174
Posted By balaji_prk
Hey What are the following environment...
Hey

What are the following environment variables set to?

LANG
LC_ALL
LC_CTYPE
LC_MESSAGES
NLSPATH

Bala....
Forum: AIX 09-17-2009
6,427
Posted By balaji_prk
Fixed this.. All I had to do is give the HMC...
Fixed this..

All I had to do is give the HMC ip as gateway and HMC did the routing for me :)



installios command take care of booting the partition in sms mode, setting the IP parameters and...
Forum: AIX 09-17-2009
1,793
Posted By balaji_prk
Hey Amol Check Power systems firmware...
Hey Amol

Check Power systems firmware service strategies and best practices (http://www14.software.ibm.com/webapp/set2/sas/f/best/home.html)

Bala
Forum: AIX 09-17-2009
4,450
Posted By balaji_prk
I don't quiet understand the exact motive behind...
I don't quiet understand the exact motive behind this..

"NONE" is an invalid parameter for SYSTEM, hence it will fall back to the default SYSTEM defined in the same file.
Forum: AIX 09-16-2009
6,427
Posted By balaji_prk
How to specify the correct HMC interface during installios
I am trying to restore a VIO server through HMC. The nim_resources.tar is nfs exported from a file server.

The HMC has 2 interface configured

ent0 - Privare network
ent1 - Public network
...
Forum: AIX 09-16-2009
2,146
Posted By balaji_prk
We do use AIX expert, helpful in maintaining a...
We do use AIX expert, helpful in maintaining a syncronous secure environment and safe from auditing questions. Pretty good tool
Forum: AIX 09-10-2009
3,470
Posted By balaji_prk
There can be many solutions. which OS are the...
There can be many solutions. which OS are the servers on?
Forum: AIX 08-24-2009
4,683
Posted By balaji_prk
That makes me clear. Thanks guys. Bala
That makes me clear.

Thanks guys.

Bala
Forum: AIX 08-24-2009
4,683
Posted By balaji_prk
Hey Joe.. Thanks for the quick response.. ...
Hey Joe..

Thanks for the quick response..

There are other managed systems conected to the HMC and not all of them are going for an upgrade.

Though I would have a backout plan if I just...
Forum: AIX 08-24-2009
4,683
Posted By balaji_prk
How can I manage redundant HMC upgrades with firmware upgrades?
Lets says I have 2 HMC's A and B, connected to a p570 managed system.

Right now the firmware level of the p570 is EM320_076 and that needs to be upgraded to EM340_095.

Now the HMC's are at...
Forum: AIX 08-12-2009
12,438
Posted By balaji_prk
Thanks guys!!!
Thanks guys!!!
Forum: AIX 08-11-2009
12,438
Posted By balaji_prk
Microcode vs Firmware
This ran through my mind while writing a doc, may be dumb one.

I have seen people using the terms Microcode and Firmware in IBM system p world interchangeably.

Firmware update or microcode...
Forum: AIX 08-06-2009
7,174
Posted By balaji_prk
I was able to fix this isse. This was a...
I was able to fix this isse.

This was a library path issue. The ssl librarie (libcrypto.a) path was not defined. I added this to the LIBPATH and installation worked..

Thanks for helping

Bala
Showing results 1 to 25 of 106

 

Featured Tech Videos

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:54 PM.
Unix & Linux Forums Content Copyright 1993-2020. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy