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HP 2/8q Fibre Channel User Manual

HP 2/8q Fibre Channel User Manual (188 pages)

Hewlett-Packard Fibre Channel Switch User Guide  
Brand: HP | Category: Switch | Size: 3 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Overview14................................................................................................................................................................
Intended Audience14................................................................................................................................................................
Related Documentation14................................................................................................................................................................
Conventions15................................................................................................................................................................
Document Conventions15................................................................................................................................................................
Text Symbols15................................................................................................................................................................
Tables 1 Document Conventions15................................................................................................................................................................
Equipment Symbols16................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Help17................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Installation And Configuration Assistance17................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Technical Support18................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Storage Web Site18................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Authorized Reseller18................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Manager19................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Started20................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Switch Manager20................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Switch Manager On Windows Systems20................................................................................................................................................................
Management System Requirements20................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Switch Manager On Linux Systems21................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Switch Manager21................................................................................................................................................................
Initial Startup Dialog—switch Manager Dialog Box21................................................................................................................................................................
Exiting Switch Manager22................................................................................................................................................................
Save Default Fabric View File Dialog Box22................................................................................................................................................................
Load Default Fabric View File Dialog Box22................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Switch Manager23................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Switch Manager From Windows23................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Switch Manager From Linux23................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Encryption Key For The Default Fabric View File23................................................................................................................................................................
Saving And Opening Fabric View Files23................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Switch Manager Preferences24................................................................................................................................................................
Preferences Dialog Box24................................................................................................................................................................
Using Online Help25................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Software Version And Copyright Information25................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Switch Manager User Interface25................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Manager Topology Window25................................................................................................................................................................
Menu Bars26................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Manager Faceplate Window26................................................................................................................................................................
Topology Display Menu Bar Options And Shortcut Keys27................................................................................................................................................................
Topology Display Menu Bar Options27................................................................................................................................................................
Topology Display Shortcut Keys27................................................................................................................................................................
Faceplate Display Menu Bar Options And Shortcut Keys28................................................................................................................................................................
Faceplate Display Menu Bar Options28................................................................................................................................................................
Faceplate Display Shortcut Keys28................................................................................................................................................................
Tool Bar29................................................................................................................................................................
Fabric Tree29................................................................................................................................................................
Tool Bar Buttons29................................................................................................................................................................
Graphic Window30................................................................................................................................................................
Data Window And Tabs31................................................................................................................................................................
Working Status Indicator31................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Topology Display31................................................................................................................................................................
Topology Display31................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Status32................................................................................................................................................................
Topology Data Windows32................................................................................................................................................................
Working With Switches And Links32................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Switches32................................................................................................................................................................
Arranging Switches In The Display32................................................................................................................................................................
Opening The Topology Display Menus33................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Faceplate Display33................................................................................................................................................................
Port Views And Status33................................................................................................................................................................
Faceplate Display33................................................................................................................................................................
Faceplate Data Windows34................................................................................................................................................................
Working With Ports34................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Ports34................................................................................................................................................................
Opening The Faceplate Menu34................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Fabric Security35................................................................................................................................................................
User Account Security35................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Fabrics35................................................................................................................................................................
Fabric Services36................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Snmp Configuration36................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling In-band Management36................................................................................................................................................................
Managing The Fabric Database36................................................................................................................................................................
Adding A Fabric36................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Fabric37................................................................................................................................................................
Opening A Fabric View File37................................................................................................................................................................
Add A New Fabric Dialog Box37................................................................................................................................................................
Saving A Fabric View File38................................................................................................................................................................
Rediscovering A Fabric38................................................................................................................................................................
Adding A New Switch To A Fabric38................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing A Failed Switch39................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting Switches And Links39................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting A Switch39................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting A Link40................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Fabric Information40................................................................................................................................................................
Fabric Status40................................................................................................................................................................
Event Browser41................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Event Browser41................................................................................................................................................................
Topology Display Switch And Status Icons41................................................................................................................................................................
Event Severity Levels42................................................................................................................................................................
Filtering The Event Browser43................................................................................................................................................................
Sorting The Event Browser43................................................................................................................................................................
Filter Events Dialog Box43................................................................................................................................................................
Saving The Event Browser To A File44................................................................................................................................................................
Active Zoneset Data Window44................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning A Fabric45................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Concepts45................................................................................................................................................................
Zones45................................................................................................................................................................
Soft Zones46................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Zoning (acl Zoning)46................................................................................................................................................................
Aliases46................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Sets46................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Database46................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Configuration47................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Zoning Config Dialog Box48................................................................................................................................................................
Interop Auto Save Parameter48................................................................................................................................................................
Default Visibility Parameter48................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring Default Zoning48................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Config Dialog Box48................................................................................................................................................................
Merging Fabrics And Zoning49................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Merge Failure49................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Merge Failure Recovery49................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Edit Zoning Dialog Box49................................................................................................................................................................
Edit Zoning Dialog Box50................................................................................................................................................................
Edit Zoning Dialog Box Tool Bar Buttons And Icons51................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Zone Sets52................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Zone Set52................................................................................................................................................................
Activating And Deactivating A Zone Set52................................................................................................................................................................
Copying A Zone To A Zone Set53................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Zone From A Zone Set Or From All Zone Sets53................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Zone Set53................................................................................................................................................................
Removing All Zoning Definitions53................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Zones54................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Zone In A Zone Set54................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Zone Members55................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Member55................................................................................................................................................................
Renaming A Zone Or A Zone Set55................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Zone Member55................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Zone From A Zone Set56................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Zone From All Zone Sets56................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Zone Types56................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Aliases56................................................................................................................................................................
Creating An Alias57................................................................................................................................................................
Adding A Member To An Alias57................................................................................................................................................................
Removing An Alias From All Zones57................................................................................................................................................................
Saving The Zoning Database To A File57................................................................................................................................................................
Managing User Accounts58................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Switches58................................................................................................................................................................
Factory Supplied User Accounts58................................................................................................................................................................
Creating User Accounts59................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A User Account59................................................................................................................................................................
User Account Administration Dialog Box – Add Account59................................................................................................................................................................
Changing A User Account Password60................................................................................................................................................................
User Account Administration Dialog Box – Remove Account60................................................................................................................................................................
Modifying A User Account61................................................................................................................................................................
User Account Administration Dialog Box – Change Password61................................................................................................................................................................
User Account Administration Dialog Box—modify Account61................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Switch Information62................................................................................................................................................................
Faceplate Display—switch Data Window62................................................................................................................................................................
Name Server Data Window63................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Data Window63................................................................................................................................................................
Name Server Data Window Entries63................................................................................................................................................................
Link Data Window64................................................................................................................................................................
Port Statistics Data Window64................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Data Window Entries64................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Resets64................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Administrative States64................................................................................................................................................................
Port Information Data Window65................................................................................................................................................................
Configured Zonesets Data Windows65................................................................................................................................................................
Configured Zonesets Data Window65................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Port Threshold Alarms66................................................................................................................................................................
Port Threshold Alarm Configuration Dialog Box66................................................................................................................................................................
Exporting Name Server Information To A File67................................................................................................................................................................
Paging A Switch67................................................................................................................................................................
Port Threshold Alarm Example67................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Date/time And Ntp Client68................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting A Switch68................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring A Switch68................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Wizard69................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Properties69................................................................................................................................................................
Symbolic Name Parameter69................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Properties Dialog Box69................................................................................................................................................................
Administrative State Parameter70................................................................................................................................................................
Domain Id And Domain Id Lock Parameters70................................................................................................................................................................
Broadcast Support Parameter70................................................................................................................................................................
In-band Management Parameter71................................................................................................................................................................
Interop Mode Parameter71................................................................................................................................................................
Legacy Address Format Parameter71................................................................................................................................................................
Timeout Values Parameters71................................................................................................................................................................
Network Properties72................................................................................................................................................................
Ip Configuration Parameters72................................................................................................................................................................
Network Properties Dialog Box72................................................................................................................................................................
Snmp Configuration Parameters73................................................................................................................................................................
Snmp Trap Configuration74................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Logging Parameter74................................................................................................................................................................
Snmp Configuration Parameter74................................................................................................................................................................
Snmp Trap Configuration Parameters74................................................................................................................................................................
Archiving A Switch Configuration75................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring A Switch Configuration75................................................................................................................................................................
Restore Dialog Boxes – Full And Selective76................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring The Factory Default Configuration77................................................................................................................................................................
Factory Default Configuration Settings77................................................................................................................................................................
Port Type77................................................................................................................................................................
Downloading A Support File78................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Firmware78................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Hardware Status79................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware Status Leds79................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Port Information80................................................................................................................................................................
Port Status80................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Ports80................................................................................................................................................................
Faceplate Display – Port Information Data Window80................................................................................................................................................................
Port Operational States80................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Port Types81................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Port Operational States81................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Port Speeds81................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Transceiver Media Status81................................................................................................................................................................
Port/transceiver States82................................................................................................................................................................
Port Statistics Data Window Entries83................................................................................................................................................................
Port Information Data Window Entries84................................................................................................................................................................
Port States84................................................................................................................................................................
Port Speeds84................................................................................................................................................................
Port Types84................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Ports85................................................................................................................................................................
Port Properties Dialog Box85................................................................................................................................................................
Port States Parameters86................................................................................................................................................................
Port Speed Parameters86................................................................................................................................................................
Port Type Parameters87................................................................................................................................................................
Interoperability Credits Parameters87................................................................................................................................................................
I/o Stream Guard Parameters87................................................................................................................................................................
Device Scan Parameter87................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Port Symbolic Name87................................................................................................................................................................
Extending Port Credits88................................................................................................................................................................
Designating Donor Ports88................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting A Port89................................................................................................................................................................
Testing Ports89................................................................................................................................................................
Port Loopback Test Dialog Box90................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Hp Storageworks Fabric View91................................................................................................................................................................
Graphing Port Performance91................................................................................................................................................................
Fabric View Graphs91................................................................................................................................................................
Exiting Hp Storageworks Fabric View92................................................................................................................................................................
Save Default Fabric View File Dialog Box – Hp Storageworks Fabric View92................................................................................................................................................................
Load Default Fabric File Dialog Box – Hp Storageworks Fabric View92................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Default Fabric View File Encryption Key93................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Hp Storageworks Fabric View Preferences93................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Polling Frequency93................................................................................................................................................................
Preferences – Hp Storageworks Fabric View93................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Graphs94................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Graphs94................................................................................................................................................................
Arranging Graphs In The Display94................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing Graphs94................................................................................................................................................................
Default Graph Options Dialog Box95................................................................................................................................................................
Printing Graphs96................................................................................................................................................................
Rescaling A Selected Graph96................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Graph Statistics To A File96................................................................................................................................................................
Interpreting Switch Manager Messages97................................................................................................................................................................
Fabrics File—open, Save Messages97................................................................................................................................................................
Add A Fabric Messages97................................................................................................................................................................
Network Properties Dialog Box Messages98................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Properties Dialog Box Messages99................................................................................................................................................................
Port Properties Dialog Box Messages101................................................................................................................................................................
Faceplate Display Messages102................................................................................................................................................................
Load Firmware Dialog Box Messages104................................................................................................................................................................
Port Loopback Test Dialog Box Messages104................................................................................................................................................................
Extended Credits Wizard Messages106................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Dialog Box Messages106................................................................................................................................................................
Restore Configuration Dialog Box Messages108................................................................................................................................................................
Save Fabric View Dialog Box Messages108................................................................................................................................................................
Trap Configuration Dialog Box Messages109................................................................................................................................................................
10 Hp Storageworks 2/8q Fibre Channel Switch Management User Guide110................................................................................................................................................................
Command Line Interface111................................................................................................................................................................
Logging On To A Switch112................................................................................................................................................................
Working With User Accounts112................................................................................................................................................................
Workstation Port Settings112................................................................................................................................................................
Predefined User Accounts112................................................................................................................................................................
Working With Switch Configurations113................................................................................................................................................................
Modifying A Configuration113................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up A Switch Configuration114................................................................................................................................................................
Commands116................................................................................................................................................................
Command Line Completion116................................................................................................................................................................
Commands Listed By Authority Level116................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Command117................................................................................................................................................................
Authority117................................................................................................................................................................
Syntax117................................................................................................................................................................
Keywords117................................................................................................................................................................
Notes117................................................................................................................................................................
Examples118................................................................................................................................................................
Alias Command118................................................................................................................................................................
Config Command119................................................................................................................................................................
Create Support Command122................................................................................................................................................................
Date Command123................................................................................................................................................................
Firmware Install Command123................................................................................................................................................................
Hardreset Command124................................................................................................................................................................
Help Command125................................................................................................................................................................
History Command126................................................................................................................................................................
Hotreset Command126................................................................................................................................................................
Image Command127................................................................................................................................................................
Lip Command129................................................................................................................................................................
Passwd Command129................................................................................................................................................................
Ping Command130................................................................................................................................................................
Ps Command130................................................................................................................................................................
Quit Command131................................................................................................................................................................
Reset Command131................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Configuration Default Settings133................................................................................................................................................................
Port Configuration Default Settings133................................................................................................................................................................
Port Threshold Alarm Configuration Default Settings134................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Configuration Default Settings134................................................................................................................................................................
Snmp Configuration Default Settings134................................................................................................................................................................
Set Command135................................................................................................................................................................
System Configuration Default Settings135................................................................................................................................................................
Set Config Command137................................................................................................................................................................
Set Config Port Parameters138................................................................................................................................................................
Set Config Switch Parameters139................................................................................................................................................................
Set Config Threshold Parameters140................................................................................................................................................................
Set Config Zoning Parameters141................................................................................................................................................................
Set Log Command144................................................................................................................................................................
Set Port Command146................................................................................................................................................................
Set Setup Command147................................................................................................................................................................
Snmp Configuration Settings147................................................................................................................................................................
System Configuration Settings148................................................................................................................................................................
Show Command150................................................................................................................................................................
Show Port Parameters152................................................................................................................................................................
Show Config Command160................................................................................................................................................................
Show Log Command163................................................................................................................................................................
Show Perf Command165................................................................................................................................................................
Show Setup Command166................................................................................................................................................................
Shutdown Command169................................................................................................................................................................
Test Command169................................................................................................................................................................
Uptime Command171................................................................................................................................................................
User Command171................................................................................................................................................................
Whoami Command173................................................................................................................................................................
Syntx173................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Command174................................................................................................................................................................
Zoneset Command176................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Command178................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Limits179................................................................................................................................................................
Index183................................................................................................................................................................

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