6 Shared Storage Software Setup
Use these procedures to install host bus adapter (interface) software, create the arrays and array file systems.
Shared Storage Setup
Part "6 Shared Storage Software Setup" in the Shared Storage Supplement. For Fibre
Channel solutions go to Configure the Storage Devices using FCArray Assistant in the
Create the Array File Systems
Use the instructions below and Windows NT Disk Administrator to partition, assign drive letters, and format
the shared logical drives.
Reboot System A
Reboot System A so that Windows NT can recognize the logical drives created when you setup the shared
storage. The system boots and loads Windows NT on System A.
You must reboot System A to get accurate information about your shared disks before
running Disk Administrator.
Run Windows NT Disk Administrator
From the Start menu, choose Programs, Administrative Tools, and then Disk
Administrator. Disk Administrator loads and scans the disks, and displays a list of the logical disks you
identified. An example display follows:
Disk Administrator lists disks in order, beginning with local (non-shared) disks followed
by the shared disk arrays.
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