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HP StorageWorks 2/128 - SAN Director Switch Administrator's Manual

HP StorageWorks 2/128 - SAN Director Switch Administrator's Manual (465 pages)

HP StorageWorks Fabric OS 5.3.x administrator guide (5697-0244, November 2009)  
Brand: HP | Category: Switch | Size: 3.55 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
About This Guide17................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Hp Storageworks Hardware17................................................................................................................................................................
Intended Audience17................................................................................................................................................................
Related Documentation17................................................................................................................................................................
Glossary Of Terms18................................................................................................................................................................
Document Conventions And Symbols18................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Technical Support19................................................................................................................................................................
Hp-authorized Reseller19................................................................................................................................................................
Helpful Web Sites19................................................................................................................................................................
Introducing Fabric Os Cli Procedures21................................................................................................................................................................
About Procedural Differences21................................................................................................................................................................
Scope And References21................................................................................................................................................................
About The Cli22................................................................................................................................................................
Help Information23................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Command Help23................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Additional Help Topics23................................................................................................................................................................
Performing Basic Configuration Tasks25................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To The Cli25................................................................................................................................................................
Using Telnet Or Ssh Session25................................................................................................................................................................
How To Connect Via Telnet25................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Console Session On The Serial Port26................................................................................................................................................................
How To Connect Via The Serial Port26................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Default Account Passwords26................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Default Passwords Summary27................................................................................................................................................................
How To Change Default Passwords At Login28................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Ethernet Interface28................................................................................................................................................................
How To Display Network Interface Settings29................................................................................................................................................................
Static Ethernet Addressing Summary29................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set Static Addresses For The Ethernet Network Interface30................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Dhcp30................................................................................................................................................................
Dhcp Summary31................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enable Dhcp31................................................................................................................................................................
How To Disable Dhcp31................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Date And Time32................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Time Zones32................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Time Zone33................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Time Zone Interactively34................................................................................................................................................................
Synchronizing Local Time Using Network Time Protocol (ntp)35................................................................................................................................................................
How To Synchronize Local Time With An External Source35................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Licensed Software Features36................................................................................................................................................................
How To Generate Or Activate A License Key37................................................................................................................................................................
How To Remove A Licensed Feature38................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing A Switch Name39................................................................................................................................................................
How To Customize The Switch Name39................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing The Chassis Name40................................................................................................................................................................
How To Change The Chassis Name40................................................................................................................................................................
Working With Domain Ids40................................................................................................................................................................
How To Display Domain Ids41................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Domain Id41................................................................................................................................................................
Activating Ports On Demand42................................................................................................................................................................
How To Activate Ports On Demand43................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Dynamic Ports On Demand (dpod)43................................................................................................................................................................
Port Assignments And Licenses43................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Port License Assignment43................................................................................................................................................................
Activating Dynamic Ports On Demand44................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling Dynamic Ports On Demand44................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Pod Licenses45................................................................................................................................................................
Reserving A License45................................................................................................................................................................
Releasing A Port46................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling And Enabling A Switch47................................................................................................................................................................
How To Disable A Switch47................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enable A Switch47................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling And Enabling A Port47................................................................................................................................................................
How To Disable A Port47................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enable A Port48................................................................................................................................................................
Making Basic Connections48................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To Devices48................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To Other Switches48................................................................................................................................................................
Linking Through A Gateway49................................................................................................................................................................
How To Configure A Link Through A Gateway49................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Status50................................................................................................................................................................
How To Verify Switch Operation50................................................................................................................................................................
How To Verify High-availability Features50................................................................................................................................................................
How To Verify Fabric Connectivity50................................................................................................................................................................
How To Verify Device Connectivity50................................................................................................................................................................
How To Show Switches In Access Gateway Mode51................................................................................................................................................................
Tracking And Controlling Switch Changes51................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enable The Track Changes Feature51................................................................................................................................................................
How To Display The Status Of The Track Changes Feature52................................................................................................................................................................
How To View The Switch Status Policy Threshold Values52................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Switch Status Policy Threshold Values53................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Audit Log54................................................................................................................................................................
Auditable Event Classes55................................................................................................................................................................
How To Verify Host Syslog Prior To Configuring The Audit Log56................................................................................................................................................................
How To Configure An Audit Log For Specific Event Classes56................................................................................................................................................................
Shutting Down Switches And Directors57................................................................................................................................................................
To Power Off A Director Gracefully (prior To 5.1.0)57................................................................................................................................................................
To Power Off A Switch Gracefully (5.1.0 And Later)57................................................................................................................................................................
High Availability Of Daemon Processes58................................................................................................................................................................
Managing User Accounts59................................................................................................................................................................
Overview59................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Management Channel59................................................................................................................................................................
Using Role-based Access Control (rbac)59................................................................................................................................................................
Role Permissions60................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Authentication Model62................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Switch Authentication Model63................................................................................................................................................................
Managing The Local Database User Accounts63................................................................................................................................................................
About The Default Accounts64................................................................................................................................................................
Defining Local User Accounts64................................................................................................................................................................
How To Display Account Information64................................................................................................................................................................
How To Create An Account65................................................................................................................................................................
How To Delete An Account65................................................................................................................................................................
How To Change Account Parameters66................................................................................................................................................................
How To Add An Administrative Domain To The Account66................................................................................................................................................................
How To Remove An Administrative Domain From The Account66................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering Accounts67................................................................................................................................................................
How To Recover An Account67................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Local Account Passwords67................................................................................................................................................................
How To Change The Password For The Current Login Account67................................................................................................................................................................
How To Change The Password For A Different Account68................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Local User Database68................................................................................................................................................................
Distributing The Local User Database68................................................................................................................................................................
How To Distribute The Local User Database68................................................................................................................................................................
Protecting The Local User Database From Distributions68................................................................................................................................................................
How To Accept The User Database69................................................................................................................................................................
How To Reject Distributed User Databases69................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Password Policies69................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Password Strength Policy69................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Password History Policy70................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Password Expiration Policy70................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrade And Downgrade Considerations71................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Account Lockout Policy71................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Fabric Os Users On The Radius Server72................................................................................................................................................................
Switch To Radius Server Interaction72................................................................................................................................................................
Creating Fabric Os User Accounts72................................................................................................................................................................
Windows 2000 Ias73................................................................................................................................................................
Linux Freeradius Server73................................................................................................................................................................
Radius Configuration And Admin Domains74................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Radius Aaa Service74................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Radius Server75................................................................................................................................................................
Linux75................................................................................................................................................................
How To Add The Brocade Attribute To The Server76................................................................................................................................................................
How To Create The User76................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enable Clients76................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enable Chap77................................................................................................................................................................
How To Configure Radius Users77................................................................................................................................................................
How To Configure The Radius Server78................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Radius Servers On The Switch79................................................................................................................................................................
How To Display The Current Radius Configuration79................................................................................................................................................................
How To Add A Radius Server To The Switch Configuration80................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enable And Disable A Radius Server80................................................................................................................................................................
How To Delete A Radius Server From The Configuration80................................................................................................................................................................
How To Change A Radius Server Configuration81................................................................................................................................................................
How To Change The Order In Which Radius Servers Are Contacted For Service81................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling And Disabling Local Authentication As Backup81................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Boot Prom Password82................................................................................................................................................................
And 4/16 San Switch, San Switch 2/8v, San Switch 2/16v, San Switch 2/32, San Switch 4/32, San Switch 4/32b, 4/64 San Switch, 4/32b San Switch And 400 Mp Router82................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Boot Prom Password For A Switch With A Recovery String82................................................................................................................................................................
San Director 2/128 And 4/256 San Director83................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Boot Prom Password For A Director With A Recovery String83................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Boot Prom Password For A Director Without A Recovery String84................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Boot Prom Password For A Switch Without A Recovery String84................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering User, Admin, And Factory Passwords85................................................................................................................................................................
How To Recover Passwords85................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Standard Security Features87................................................................................................................................................................
Secure Protocols87................................................................................................................................................................
Ensuring Network Security88................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Telnet Interface89................................................................................................................................................................
How To Disable Telnet89................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enable Telnet89................................................................................................................................................................
Blocking Listeners90................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing Switches And Fabrics91................................................................................................................................................................
Port Configuration91................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring For The Ssl Protocol92................................................................................................................................................................
Browser And Java Support92................................................................................................................................................................
Summary Of Ssl Procedures92................................................................................................................................................................
Choosing A Certificate Authority93................................................................................................................................................................
Generating A Public/private Key93................................................................................................................................................................
Generating And Storing A Csr94................................................................................................................................................................
Obtaining Certificates94................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Switch Certificate95................................................................................................................................................................
Activating A Switch Certificate95................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Browser96................................................................................................................................................................
To Check And Install Root Certificates On Internet Explorer96................................................................................................................................................................
To Check And Install Root Certificates On Mozilla96................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Root Certificate To The Java Plug-in96................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying And Deleting Certificates97................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Certificates97................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Snmp98................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Security Level99................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Snmpconfig Command99................................................................................................................................................................
Using Legacy Commands For Snmpv1102................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Secure File Copy106................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Configurations107................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Configuration Settings107................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up A Configuration107................................................................................................................................................................
To Upload A Configuration File108................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Configuration Upload109................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring Switch Information109................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring A Configuration109................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Download Without Disabling A Switch110................................................................................................................................................................
Security Considerations111................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Configuration Download111................................................................................................................................................................
Messages Captured In The Logs111................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring Configurations In A Ficon Environment112................................................................................................................................................................
Downloading Configurations Across A Fabric112................................................................................................................................................................
San Director Configuration Form113................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Advanced Security117................................................................................................................................................................
About Access Control List (acl) Policies117................................................................................................................................................................
How The Acl Policies Are Stored117................................................................................................................................................................
Identifying Policy Members118................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Acl Policies118................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Acl Policies118................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring An Fcs Policy119................................................................................................................................................................
Fcs Policy Restrictions120................................................................................................................................................................
Overview Of Steps To Create And Manage The Fcs Policies121................................................................................................................................................................
Modifying The Primary Fcs121................................................................................................................................................................
Distributing An Fcs Policy122................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring A Dcc Policy123................................................................................................................................................................
Dcc Policy Restrictions123................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Dcc Policy124................................................................................................................................................................
Examples Of Creating Dcc Policies124................................................................................................................................................................
Creating An Scc Policy125................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Changes To Acl Policies125................................................................................................................................................................
Activating Changes To Acl Policies125................................................................................................................................................................
Adding A Member To An Existing Policy126................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Member From An Acl Policy127................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting An Acl Policy127................................................................................................................................................................
Aborting All Uncommitted Changes127................................................................................................................................................................
E_port Authentication129................................................................................................................................................................
Device Authentication Policy130................................................................................................................................................................
Auth Policy Restrictions130................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Configurations130................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Authentication Protocols131................................................................................................................................................................
Re-authenticating Ports131................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Secret Key Pairs132................................................................................................................................................................
Fabric Wide Distribution Of The Auth Policy133................................................................................................................................................................
Accept Distributions Configuration Parameter133................................................................................................................................................................
Creating An Ip Filter Policy134................................................................................................................................................................
Cloning An Ip Filter Policy134................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying An Ip Filter Policy135................................................................................................................................................................
Saving An Ip Filter Policy135................................................................................................................................................................
Activating An Ip Filter Policy135................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting An Ip Filter Policy136................................................................................................................................................................
Ip Filter Policy Rules136................................................................................................................................................................
Ip Filter Policy Enforcement138................................................................................................................................................................
Creating Ip Filter Policy Rules138................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting Ip Filter Policy Rules139................................................................................................................................................................
Aborting A Switch Session Transaction139................................................................................................................................................................
Ip Filter Policy Distributions139................................................................................................................................................................
Ip Filter Policy Restrictions139................................................................................................................................................................
Distributing The Policy Database140................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Database Distribution Settings141................................................................................................................................................................
Distributing Acl Policies To Other Switches142................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Consistency Policy Fabric-wide142................................................................................................................................................................
Notes On Joining A Switch To The Fabric144................................................................................................................................................................
Matching Fabric-wide Consistency Policies144................................................................................................................................................................
Non-matching Fabric-wide Consistency Policies145................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Administrative Domains147................................................................................................................................................................
About Administrative Domains147................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domain Features148................................................................................................................................................................
Requirements For Admin Domains149................................................................................................................................................................
User-defined Administrative Domains149................................................................................................................................................................
System-defined Administrative Domains149................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domain Access Levels151................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domains And Login152................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domain Member Types152................................................................................................................................................................
Device Members152................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Port Members153................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Members153................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domains And Switch Wwn154................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domain Compatibility And Availability155................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domains And Merging155................................................................................................................................................................
Compatibility155................................................................................................................................................................
Firmware Upgrade And Downgrade Scenarios156................................................................................................................................................................
Understanding The Ad Transaction Model157................................................................................................................................................................
Implementing Admin Domains157................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Default Zone Mode157................................................................................................................................................................
Creating An Admin Domain158................................................................................................................................................................
How To Create An Admin Domain158................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Admin Domains159................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning A User To An Admin Domain159................................................................................................................................................................
How To Create A New User Account For Managing Admin Domains159................................................................................................................................................................
How To Assign Admin Domains To An Existing User Account159................................................................................................................................................................
How To Create A New Physical Fabric Administrator User Account160................................................................................................................................................................
Activating And Deactivating Admin Domains160................................................................................................................................................................
How To Activate An Admin Domain160................................................................................................................................................................
How To Deactivate An Admin Domain160................................................................................................................................................................
Adding And Removing Admin Domain Members161................................................................................................................................................................
How To Add Members To An Existing Admin Domain161................................................................................................................................................................
How To Remove Members From An Admin Domain161................................................................................................................................................................
Renaming An Admin Domain161................................................................................................................................................................
How To Rename An Admin Domain161................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting An Admin Domain162................................................................................................................................................................
How To Delete An Admin Domain162................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting All User-defined Admin Domains162................................................................................................................................................................
How To Clear All Admin Domain Definitions162................................................................................................................................................................
Validating An Admin Domain Member List163................................................................................................................................................................
How To List The Switches And Devices In An Ad Member List163................................................................................................................................................................
Using Admin Domains163................................................................................................................................................................
Using Cli Commands In An Ad Context163................................................................................................................................................................
Executing A Command In A Different Ad Context164................................................................................................................................................................
How To Execute A Command In A Different Admin Domain Context164................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying An Admin Domain Configuration164................................................................................................................................................................
How To Show An Admin Domain165................................................................................................................................................................
Switching To A Different Admin Domain Context165................................................................................................................................................................
How To Switch To A New Admin Domain Context165................................................................................................................................................................
Performing Zone Validation165................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domain Interactions166................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domains, Zones, And Zone Databases167................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domains And Lsan Zones168................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Upload And Download In An Ad Context168................................................................................................................................................................
Installing And Maintaining Firmware171................................................................................................................................................................
About The Firmware Download Process171................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading And Downgrading Firmware172................................................................................................................................................................
Effects Of Firmware Changes On Accounts And Passwords172................................................................................................................................................................
Considerations For Ficon Cup Environments173................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing For A Firmware Download173................................................................................................................................................................
How To Prepare For A Firmware Download173................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Connected Switches174................................................................................................................................................................
Obtaining And Decompressing Firmware175................................................................................................................................................................
Performing Firmware Download On Switches175................................................................................................................................................................
Summary Of The Firmware Download Process175................................................................................................................................................................
Procedure175................................................................................................................................................................
Summary Of Firmware Downloads On Director Models178................................................................................................................................................................
Summary Of The Firmware Download Process For Directors178................................................................................................................................................................
San Director 2/128 And 4/256 San Director Firmware Download Procedure178................................................................................................................................................................
Testing And Restoring Firmware On Switches182................................................................................................................................................................
Testing And Restoring Firmware-on Directors184................................................................................................................................................................
Validating The Firmware Download186................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Firmware Download187................................................................................................................................................................
Downgrading Firmware From Fabric Os 5.2.x187................................................................................................................................................................
Pre-installation Messages188................................................................................................................................................................
Blade Troubleshooting Tips199................................................................................................................................................................
Synchronizing Firmware Versions On Partitions199................................................................................................................................................................
Ftp Server Recommendations199................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Directors201................................................................................................................................................................
Identifying Ports201................................................................................................................................................................
By Slot And Port Number202................................................................................................................................................................
By Index203................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Blade Management206................................................................................................................................................................
Powering Port Blades Off And On206................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling And Enabling Port Blades207................................................................................................................................................................
Fc4-48 Blade Exceptions207................................................................................................................................................................
Conserving Power208................................................................................................................................................................
Blade Terminology And Compatibility208................................................................................................................................................................
Cp Blades208................................................................................................................................................................
Port Blade Compatibility209................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Chassis Configuration Options209................................................................................................................................................................
Obtaining Slot Information210................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring A New San Director 2/128 With Two Domains211................................................................................................................................................................
Converting An Installed San Director 2/128 To Support Two Domains212................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Blade Beacon Mode214................................................................................................................................................................
Routing Traffic215................................................................................................................................................................
About Data Routing And Routing Policies215................................................................................................................................................................
Specifying The Routing Policy215................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning A Static Route216................................................................................................................................................................
Specifying Frame Order Delivery216................................................................................................................................................................
Using Dynamic Load Sharing217................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Routing Path Information218................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Routing Information Along A Path220................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Fc-fc Routing Service223................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Platforms223................................................................................................................................................................
Fibre Channel Routing Concepts224................................................................................................................................................................
Proxy Devices227................................................................................................................................................................
Routing Types228................................................................................................................................................................
Fibre Channel Nat And Phantom Domains228................................................................................................................................................................
Performing Verification Checks229................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning Backbone Fabric Ids230................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring An Interfabric Link233................................................................................................................................................................
Portcfgexport Options234................................................................................................................................................................
Using Router Port Cost237................................................................................................................................................................
Port Cost Considerations238................................................................................................................................................................
Setting A Proxy Pid239................................................................................................................................................................
Matching Fabric Parameters239................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Configurations And Platforms240................................................................................................................................................................
Support242................................................................................................................................................................
Dual Backbone Configuration247................................................................................................................................................................
Maximum Lsan Count247................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Backbone Fabrics For Interconnectivity248................................................................................................................................................................
Ha And Downgrade Considerations248................................................................................................................................................................
Ipfc Over Fcr248................................................................................................................................................................
Broadcast Configuration248................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Resources249................................................................................................................................................................
Routing Echo251................................................................................................................................................................
Interoperability With Legacy Fcr Switches252................................................................................................................................................................
Backward Compatibility252................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Ficon Fabrics253................................................................................................................................................................
Overview Of Fabric Os Support For Ficon253................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Switches254................................................................................................................................................................
Types Of Ficon Configurations254................................................................................................................................................................
Ficon Commands256................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Switches257................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing A Switch258................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring A Single Switch258................................................................................................................................................................
Setting A Unique Domain Id259................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Information260................................................................................................................................................................
Link Incidents260................................................................................................................................................................
Registered Listeners260................................................................................................................................................................
Node Identification Data260................................................................................................................................................................
Fru Failures261................................................................................................................................................................
Swapping Ports261................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing The Ficon Management Database261................................................................................................................................................................
Using Ficon Cup262................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Summary262................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling And Disabling Ficon Management Server Mode263................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Fmsmode Setting264................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Mode Register Bit Settings265................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Mode Register Bits266................................................................................................................................................................
Port And Switch Naming Standards267................................................................................................................................................................
Adding And Removing Ficon Cup Licenses267................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning And Pdcm Considerations267................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning And Link Incident Reporting267................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up And Restoring Configurations267................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting268................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up Ficon Files269................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Configuration Information269................................................................................................................................................................
Sample Rmf Configuration File For Mainframe272................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Distributed Manager Server275................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling And Disabling The Platform Services275................................................................................................................................................................
Controlling Access276................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Server Database278................................................................................................................................................................
Controlling Topology Discovery279................................................................................................................................................................
Working With Diagnostic Features281................................................................................................................................................................
About Fabric Os Diagnostics281................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Power-on Self Test281................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Switch Status282................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Port Information284................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Equipment Status287................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The System Message Log288................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The Port Log289................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring For Syslogd290................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Host290................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Switch291................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing And Saving Diagnostic Information292................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Automatic Trace Dump Transfers292................................................................................................................................................................
About Troubleshooting295................................................................................................................................................................
Most Common Problem Areas295................................................................................................................................................................
Gathering Information For Technical Support296................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Questions296................................................................................................................................................................
Analyzing Connection Problems297................................................................................................................................................................
To Check For Zoning Problems300................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring A Segmented Fabric300................................................................................................................................................................
To Reconcile Fabric Parameters Individually300................................................................................................................................................................
To Download A Correct Configuration301................................................................................................................................................................
To Reconcile A Domain Id Conflict301................................................................................................................................................................
Correcting Zoning Setup Issues301................................................................................................................................................................
To Correct A Fabric Merge Problem Quickly302................................................................................................................................................................
To Verify A Fabric Merge Problem302................................................................................................................................................................
To Edit Zone Configuration Members303................................................................................................................................................................
To Reorder The Zone Member List303................................................................................................................................................................
Recognizing Mq-write Errors303................................................................................................................................................................
To Check Fan Components304................................................................................................................................................................
To Check The Switch Temperature304................................................................................................................................................................
To Check The Power Supply304................................................................................................................................................................
To Check The Temperature, Fan, And Power Supply304................................................................................................................................................................
Correcting Device Login Issues305................................................................................................................................................................
Identifying Media-related Issues309................................................................................................................................................................
To Test A Port's External Transmit And Receive Path309................................................................................................................................................................
To Test Components To And From The Hba310................................................................................................................................................................
To Test A Switch's Internal Components310................................................................................................................................................................
Correcting Link Failures311................................................................................................................................................................
To Determine If The Negotiation Was Successfully Completed311................................................................................................................................................................
To Check For A Loop Initialization Failure311................................................................................................................................................................
To Correct A Port That Has Come Up In The Wrong Mode312................................................................................................................................................................
To Check For A Point-to-point Initialization Failure312................................................................................................................................................................
Correcting Marginal Links313................................................................................................................................................................
Inaccurate Information In The System Message Log314................................................................................................................................................................
Recognizing The Port Initialization And Fcp Auto Discovery Process314................................................................................................................................................................
Port Mirroring315................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Hardware316................................................................................................................................................................
How Port Mirroring Works317................................................................................................................................................................
Port Mirroring Considerations318................................................................................................................................................................
Creating, Deleting, And Displaying Port Mirroring319................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Npiv321................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling And Disabling Npiv321................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Npiv321................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Scenarios322................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Npiv Port Configuration Information322................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Login Information324................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Advanced Performance Monitoring325................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying And Clearing The Crc Error Count327................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring End-to-end Performance327................................................................................................................................................................
Adding End-to-end Monitors328................................................................................................................................................................
Setting A Mask For End-to-end Monitors329................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting End-to-end Monitors330................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Filter-based Performance331................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Standard Filter-based Monitors331................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting Filter-based Monitors333................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Isl Performance334................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Trunks334................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Monitor Counters335................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Advanced Performance Monitoring (apm)336................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing Monitor Counters337................................................................................................................................................................
Saving And Restoring Monitor Configurations338................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting Performance Data338................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Extended Fabrics339................................................................................................................................................................
About Extended Link Buffer Allocation339................................................................................................................................................................
Fabric Considerations340................................................................................................................................................................
Choosing An Extended Isl Mode340................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring External Ports343................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring An Extended Isl347................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Isl Trunking351................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Trunking Criteria352................................................................................................................................................................
Initializing Trunking On Ports353................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Traffic354................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling And Disabling Isl Trunking355................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Port Speeds356................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Trunking Information357................................................................................................................................................................
Trunking Over Extended Fabrics358................................................................................................................................................................
Trunking Distances358................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Trunking Problems359................................................................................................................................................................
Listing Link Characteristics359................................................................................................................................................................
Recognizing Buffer Underallocation359................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Advanced Zoning361................................................................................................................................................................
About Zoning361................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Types362................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Objects363................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Aliases363................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Configurations364................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Enforcement364................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware-enforced Zoning364................................................................................................................................................................
Software-enforced Zoning365................................................................................................................................................................
Rules For Configuring Zones369................................................................................................................................................................
Broadcast Zones369................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Switches For Broadcast Zones370................................................................................................................................................................
Broadcast Zones And Admin Domains370................................................................................................................................................................
High Availability Considerations With Broadcast Zones371................................................................................................................................................................
Loop Devices And Broadcast Zones371................................................................................................................................................................
Broadcast Zones And Default Zoning371................................................................................................................................................................
Creating And Managing Zone Aliases372................................................................................................................................................................
To Create An Alias372................................................................................................................................................................
To Add Members To An Alias372................................................................................................................................................................
To Remove Members From An Alias372................................................................................................................................................................
To Delete An Alias373................................................................................................................................................................
To View An Alias In The Defined Configuration373................................................................................................................................................................
Creating And Maintaining Zones373................................................................................................................................................................
To Create A Zone373................................................................................................................................................................
To Delete A Zone374................................................................................................................................................................
To View A Zone In The Defined Configuration374................................................................................................................................................................
To Add Devices (members) To A Zone374................................................................................................................................................................
To Remove Devices (members) From A Zone374................................................................................................................................................................
Activating Default Zones375................................................................................................................................................................
To Activate A Default Zone375................................................................................................................................................................
To View The Current Default Zone Access Mode375................................................................................................................................................................
Merging Zones376................................................................................................................................................................
Creating And Modifying Zoning Configurations378................................................................................................................................................................
To Create A Zoning Configuration378................................................................................................................................................................
To Delete A Zone Configuration379................................................................................................................................................................
To Clear Changes To A Configuration379................................................................................................................................................................
To View All Zone Configuration Information379................................................................................................................................................................
To Add Zones (members) To A Zoning Configuration379................................................................................................................................................................
To Remove Zones (members) From A Zone Configuration379................................................................................................................................................................
To View Selected Zone Configuration Information380................................................................................................................................................................
To View A Configuration In The Effective Zone Database380................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Zone Objects381................................................................................................................................................................
To Copy A Zone Object381................................................................................................................................................................
To Delete A Zone Object382................................................................................................................................................................
To Rename A Zone Object382................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Zoning Configurations In A Fabric383................................................................................................................................................................
Adding A New Switch Or Fabric383................................................................................................................................................................
Splitting A Fabric385................................................................................................................................................................
Using Zoning To Administer Security385................................................................................................................................................................
Resolving Zone Conflicts385................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring And Monitoring Fcip Tunneling387................................................................................................................................................................
About Fcip Tunneling387................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Platforms For Fcip387................................................................................................................................................................
Fcip Licensing388................................................................................................................................................................
Fcip Tunneling Concepts388................................................................................................................................................................
Port Numbering389................................................................................................................................................................
Port Numbering On The B-series Mp Router Blade390................................................................................................................................................................
Port Numbering On The 400 Mp Router391................................................................................................................................................................
Fcip Fastwrite And Tape Pipelining392................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Fastwrite And Tape Pipelining392................................................................................................................................................................
Unsupported Configurations395................................................................................................................................................................
Platforms And Os Requirements For Fc Fastwrite396................................................................................................................................................................
How Fc Fastwrite Works396................................................................................................................................................................
Constraints For Fc Fastwrite397................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware Considerations397................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring And Enabling Fc Fastwrite397................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling Fc Fastwrite On A Port400................................................................................................................................................................
Tunneling And Ipsec400................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Ipsec401................................................................................................................................................................
Ipsec Parameters402................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Policies402................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Fcip Tunnels404................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Persistently Disabled Ports404................................................................................................................................................................
Defining The Ip Interface Of Each Virtual Port405................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Gbe Ports406................................................................................................................................................................
Verifying Ip Connectivity408................................................................................................................................................................
Testing End-to-end Ip Path Performance408................................................................................................................................................................
Fcip Tunnel Create Option409................................................................................................................................................................
Fcip Tunnel Modify And Delete Options410................................................................................................................................................................
Verifying The Fcip Tunnel Configuration411................................................................................................................................................................
Checklist For Configuring Fcip Links413................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Fcip Links413................................................................................................................................................................
Wan Performance Analysis Tools413................................................................................................................................................................
About The Ipperf Option414................................................................................................................................................................
Fcip Port Bandwidth414................................................................................................................................................................
Running Wan Tool Sessions With An Fcip Tunnel Online414................................................................................................................................................................
Wan Tool Performance Characteristics415................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Wan Tool Analysis415................................................................................................................................................................
Wan Tool Ipperf Syntax416................................................................................................................................................................
Fcip Tunnel Performance Characteristics417................................................................................................................................................................
A Configuring The Pid Format421................................................................................................................................................................
About Pids And Pid Binding421................................................................................................................................................................
Summary Of Pid Formats421................................................................................................................................................................
Impact Of Changing The Fabric Pid Format422................................................................................................................................................................
Host Reboots422................................................................................................................................................................
Static Pid Mapping Errors422................................................................................................................................................................
Changes To Configuration Data422................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting A Pid Format423................................................................................................................................................................
Evaluating The Fabric425................................................................................................................................................................
Planning The Update Procedure426................................................................................................................................................................
Online Update426................................................................................................................................................................
Offline Update427................................................................................................................................................................
Hybrid Update427................................................................................................................................................................
Changing To Core Pid Format427................................................................................................................................................................
Changing To Extended Edge Pid Format428................................................................................................................................................................
Converting Port Number To Area Id431................................................................................................................................................................
Performing Pid Format Changes433................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Procedure433................................................................................................................................................................
Hp/ux Procedure434................................................................................................................................................................
Aix Procedure435................................................................................................................................................................
Swapping Port Area Ids436................................................................................................................................................................
Vendor Switch Requirements439................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Storageworks Switch Requirements439................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Features440................................................................................................................................................................
Unsupported Hp Storageworks Features440................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Recommendations440................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Restrictions440................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Restrictions441................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Name Restrictions442................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling And Disabling Interoperability Mode442................................................................................................................................................................
To Enable Interoperability Mode442................................................................................................................................................................
To Disable Interoperability Mode442................................................................................................................................................................
C Understanding Legacy Password Behaviour445................................................................................................................................................................
Password Management Information445................................................................................................................................................................
Password Prompting Behaviors447................................................................................................................................................................
Password Migration During Firmware Changes448................................................................................................................................................................
Password Recovery Options448................................................................................................................................................................
D Using Remote Switch451................................................................................................................................................................
About Remote Switch451................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Switch Capabilities451................................................................................................................................................................
Using Remote Switch With A Gateway451................................................................................................................................................................
E Zone Merging Scenarios453................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Power-on Self Tests465................................................................................................................................................................

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HP StorageWorks 2/128 - SAN Director Switch Administrator's Manual

HP StorageWorks 2/128 - SAN Director Switch Administrator's Manual (447 pages)

HP StorageWorks Fabric OS 5.2.x administrator guide (5697-0014, November 2009)  
Brand: HP | Category: Switch | Size: 3.48 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
About This Guide15................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Hp Storageworks Hardware15................................................................................................................................................................
Intended Audience16................................................................................................................................................................
Related Documentation16................................................................................................................................................................
Glossary Of Terms16................................................................................................................................................................
Document Conventions And Symbols16................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Technical Support17................................................................................................................................................................
Hp-authorized Reseller17................................................................................................................................................................
Helpful Web Sites17................................................................................................................................................................
Introducing Fabric Os Cli Procedures19................................................................................................................................................................
About Procedural Differences19................................................................................................................................................................
Scope And References19................................................................................................................................................................
About The Cli20................................................................................................................................................................
Help Information21................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Command Help21................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Additional Help Topics21................................................................................................................................................................
Performing Basic Configuration Tasks23................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To The Cli23................................................................................................................................................................
Using Telnet Or Ssh Session23................................................................................................................................................................
How To Connect Via Telnet23................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Console Session On The Serial Port24................................................................................................................................................................
How To Connect Via The Serial Port24................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Default Account Passwords24................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Default Passwords Summary25................................................................................................................................................................
How To Change Default Passwords At Login26................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Ethernet Interface26................................................................................................................................................................
How To Display Network Interface Settings27................................................................................................................................................................
Static Ethernet Addressing Summary27................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set Static Addresses For The Ethernet Network Interface27................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Dhcp28................................................................................................................................................................
Dhcp Summary28................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enable Dhcp28................................................................................................................................................................
How To Disable Dhcp28................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Date And Time29................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Time Zones29................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Time Zone30................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Time Zone Interactively31................................................................................................................................................................
Synchronizing Local Time32................................................................................................................................................................
How To Synchronize Local Time With An External Source32................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Licensed Software Features33................................................................................................................................................................
How To Generate Or Activate A License Key34................................................................................................................................................................
Figures 1 Hp Storageworks License Key Screen34................................................................................................................................................................
How To Remove A Licensed Feature35................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing A Switch Name36................................................................................................................................................................
How To Customize The Switch Name36................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing The Chassis Name37................................................................................................................................................................
How To Change The Chassis Name37................................................................................................................................................................
Working With Domain Ids37................................................................................................................................................................
How To Display Domain Ids38................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Domain Id38................................................................................................................................................................
Ports On Demand License Summary For Applicable Switches39................................................................................................................................................................
Activating Ports On Demand39................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Dynamic Ports On Demand40................................................................................................................................................................
How Dynamic Ports On Demand Works40................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Port License Assignment40................................................................................................................................................................
Activating Dynamic Ports On Demand41................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling Dynamic Ports On Demand41................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Licenses42................................................................................................................................................................
Reserving A License42................................................................................................................................................................
Releasing A Port43................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling And Enabling A Switch44................................................................................................................................................................
How To Disable A Switch44................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enable A Switch44................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling And Enabling A Port44................................................................................................................................................................
How To Disable A Port44................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enable A Port45................................................................................................................................................................
Making Basic Connections45................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To Devices45................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To Other Switches45................................................................................................................................................................
Linking Through A Gateway46................................................................................................................................................................
How To Configure A Link Through A Gateway46................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Status47................................................................................................................................................................
How To Verify Switch Operation47................................................................................................................................................................
How To Verify High-availability Features47................................................................................................................................................................
How To Verify Fabric Connectivity47................................................................................................................................................................
How To Verify Device Connectivity47................................................................................................................................................................
Tracking And Controlling Switch Changes48................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enable The Track Changes Feature48................................................................................................................................................................
How To Display The Status Of The Track Changes Feature49................................................................................................................................................................
How To View The Switch Status Policy Threshold Values49................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Switch Status Policy Threshold Values50................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Audit Log51................................................................................................................................................................
Auditable Event Classes51................................................................................................................................................................
How To Verify Host Syslog Prior To Configuring The Audit Log52................................................................................................................................................................
How To Configure An Audit Log For Specific Event Classes53................................................................................................................................................................
Shutting Down Switches And Directors53................................................................................................................................................................
To Power Off A Director Gracefully (prior To 5.1.0)53................................................................................................................................................................
To Power Off A Switch Gracefully (5.1.0 And Later)54................................................................................................................................................................
High Availability Of Daemon Processes54................................................................................................................................................................
Managing User Accounts55................................................................................................................................................................
Overview55................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Management Channel55................................................................................................................................................................
Using Role-based Access Control (rbac)55................................................................................................................................................................
Role Permissions56................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Authentication Model58................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Switch Authentication Model58................................................................................................................................................................
Managing The Local Database User Accounts58................................................................................................................................................................
About The Default Accounts59................................................................................................................................................................
Defining Local User Accounts59................................................................................................................................................................
How To Display Account Information59................................................................................................................................................................
How To Create An Account60................................................................................................................................................................
How To Delete An Account60................................................................................................................................................................
How To Change Account Parameters61................................................................................................................................................................
How To Add An Administrative Domain To The Account61................................................................................................................................................................
How To Remove An Administrative Domain From The Account61................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering Accounts62................................................................................................................................................................
How To Recover An Account62................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Local Account Passwords62................................................................................................................................................................
How To Change The Password For The Current Login Account62................................................................................................................................................................
How To Change The Password For A Different Account63................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Local User Database63................................................................................................................................................................
Distributing The Local User Database63................................................................................................................................................................
How To Distribute The Local User Database63................................................................................................................................................................
Protecting The Local User Database From Distributions63................................................................................................................................................................
How To Accept The User Database64................................................................................................................................................................
How To Reject Distributed User Databases64................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Password Policies64................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Password Strength Policy64................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Password History Policy65................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Password Expiration Policy65................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrade And Downgrade Considerations66................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Account Lockout Policy66................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Fabric Os Users On The Radius Server66................................................................................................................................................................
Switch To Radius Server Interaction66................................................................................................................................................................
Creating Fabric Os User Accounts67................................................................................................................................................................
Windows 2000 Ias68................................................................................................................................................................
Linux Freeradius Server68................................................................................................................................................................
Radius Configuration And Admin Domains69................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Radius Aaa Service69................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Radius Server70................................................................................................................................................................
Linux71................................................................................................................................................................
How To Add The Brocade Attribute To The Server71................................................................................................................................................................
How To Create The User71................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enable Clients72................................................................................................................................................................
Windows 200072................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enable Chap72................................................................................................................................................................
How To Configure Radius Users73................................................................................................................................................................
How To Configure The Radius Server73................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Radius Servers On The Switch74................................................................................................................................................................
How To Display The Current Radius Configuration75................................................................................................................................................................
How To Add A Radius Server To The Switch Configuration75................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enable And Disable A Radius Server76................................................................................................................................................................
How To Delete A Radius Server From The Configuration76................................................................................................................................................................
How To Change A Radius Server Configuration76................................................................................................................................................................
How To Change The Order In Which Radius Servers Are Contacted For Service76................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling And Disabling Local Authentication As Backup77................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Boot Prom Password77................................................................................................................................................................
San Switch, And 400 Mp Router77................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Boot Prom Password For A Switch With A Recovery String77................................................................................................................................................................
San Director 2/128 And 4/256 San Director78................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Boot Prom Password For A Director With A Recovery String78................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Boot Prom Password For A Director Without A Recovery String79................................................................................................................................................................
How To Set The Boot Prom Password For A Switch Without A Recovery String79................................................................................................................................................................
How To Recover Passwords81................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Standard Security Features83................................................................................................................................................................
Secure Protocols83................................................................................................................................................................
Ensuring Network Security84................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Telnet Interface85................................................................................................................................................................
How To Disable Telnet85................................................................................................................................................................
How To Enable Telnet85................................................................................................................................................................
Blocking Listeners86................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing Switches And Fabrics86................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring For The Ssl Protocol87................................................................................................................................................................
Browser And Java Support88................................................................................................................................................................
Summary Of Ssl Procedures88................................................................................................................................................................
Choosing A Certificate Authority88................................................................................................................................................................
Generating A Public/private Key89................................................................................................................................................................
Generating And Storing A Csr89................................................................................................................................................................
Obtaining Certificates90................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Switch Certificate90................................................................................................................................................................
Activating A Switch Certificate91................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Browser91................................................................................................................................................................
To Check And Install Root Certificates On Internet Explorer91................................................................................................................................................................
To Check And Install Root Certificates On Mozilla91................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Root Certificate To The Java Plug-in92................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying And Deleting Certificates92................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Certificates93................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Snmp93................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Security Level94................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Snmpconfig Command94................................................................................................................................................................
Using Legacy Commands For Snmpv197................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Secure File Copy101................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Advanced Security103................................................................................................................................................................
About Access Control List (acl) Policies103................................................................................................................................................................
How The Acl Policies Are Stored103................................................................................................................................................................
Identifying Policy Members103................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Acl Policies104................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Acl Policies105................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring A Dcc Policy105................................................................................................................................................................
Dcc Policy Restrictions106................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Dcc Policy106................................................................................................................................................................
Examples Of Creating Dcc Policies107................................................................................................................................................................
Creating An Scc Policy107................................................................................................................................................................
Saving Changes To Acl Policies108................................................................................................................................................................
Activating Changes To Acl Policies108................................................................................................................................................................
Adding A Member To An Existing Policy109................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Member From A Policy109................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting A Policy109................................................................................................................................................................
Aborting All Uncommitted Changes110................................................................................................................................................................
Distributing The Policy Database110................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Database Distribution Settings111................................................................................................................................................................
Distributing Acl Policies To Other Switches112................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Consistency Policy Fabric-wide113................................................................................................................................................................
Notes On Joining A Switch To The Fabric114................................................................................................................................................................
Matching Fabric-wide Consistency Policies115................................................................................................................................................................
Non-matching Fabric-wide Consistency Policies116................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Configurations117................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Configuration Settings117................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up A Configuration117................................................................................................................................................................
To Upload A Configuration File118................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Configuration Upload119................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring Switch Information119................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring A Configuration119................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Download Without Disabling A Switch120................................................................................................................................................................
Security Considerations121................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Configuration Download121................................................................................................................................................................
Messages Captured In The Logs121................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring Configurations In A Ficon Environment122................................................................................................................................................................
Downloading Configurations Across A Fabric122................................................................................................................................................................
San Director Configuration Form123................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Administrative Domains127................................................................................................................................................................
About Administrative Domains127................................................................................................................................................................
Fabric With Two Admin Domains127................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domain Features128................................................................................................................................................................
Filtered Fabric Views128................................................................................................................................................................
Requirements For Admin Domains129................................................................................................................................................................
User-defined Administrative Domains129................................................................................................................................................................
System-defined Administrative Domains130................................................................................................................................................................
Ad255130................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domain Access Levels131................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domains And Login132................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domain Member Types132................................................................................................................................................................
Device Members132................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Port Members133................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Members133................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domains And Switch Wwn133................................................................................................................................................................
Fabric Showing Switch And Device Wwns134................................................................................................................................................................
Filtered Fabric Views Showing Converted Switch Wwns134................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domain Compatibility And Availability135................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domains And Merging135................................................................................................................................................................
Compatibility135................................................................................................................................................................
Firmware Upgrade And Downgrade Scenarios135................................................................................................................................................................
Isolated Subfabrics135................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Admin Domains136................................................................................................................................................................
Understanding The Ad Transaction Model136................................................................................................................................................................
Implementing Admin Domains137................................................................................................................................................................
Creating An Admin Domain137................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning A User To An Admin Domain138................................................................................................................................................................
Activating And Deactivating Admin Domains139................................................................................................................................................................
Adding And Removing Admin Domain Members140................................................................................................................................................................
Renaming An Admin Domain141................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting An Admin Domain141................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting All User-defined Admin Domains142................................................................................................................................................................
Validating An Admin Domain Member List142................................................................................................................................................................
Using Admin Domains143................................................................................................................................................................
Using Cli Commands In An Ad Context143................................................................................................................................................................
Executing A Command In A Different Ad Context143................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying An Admin Domain Configuration144................................................................................................................................................................
Switching To A Different Admin Domain Context144................................................................................................................................................................
Performing Zone Validation145................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domain Interactions145................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domains, Zones, And Zone Databases146................................................................................................................................................................
Admin Domains And Lsan Zones147................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Upload And Download In An Ad Context148................................................................................................................................................................
Installing And Maintaining Firmware149................................................................................................................................................................
About The Firmware Download Process149................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading And Downgrading Firmware149................................................................................................................................................................
Effects Of Firmware Changes On Accounts And Passwords150................................................................................................................................................................
Considerations For Ficon Cup Environments150................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing For A Firmware Download150................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Connected Switches152................................................................................................................................................................
Obtaining And Decompressing Firmware152................................................................................................................................................................
Performing Firmware Download On Switches152................................................................................................................................................................
Summary Of The Firmware Download Process153................................................................................................................................................................
San Switch And 4/8 San Switch, San Switch 2/8v, San Switch 2/16v, San Switch 2/32, San Switch 4/32, 4/64 San Switch And 400 Mp Router Firmware Download Procedure153................................................................................................................................................................
Summary Of Firmware Downloads On Director Models155................................................................................................................................................................
Summary Of The Firmware Download Process For Directors155................................................................................................................................................................
San Director 2/128 And 4/256 San Director Firmware Download Procedure156................................................................................................................................................................
Testing And Restoring Firmware On Switches160................................................................................................................................................................
Testing And Restoring Firmware-on Directors161................................................................................................................................................................
Validating The Firmware Download164................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Firmware Download165................................................................................................................................................................
Downgrading Firmware From Fabric Os 5.2.x165................................................................................................................................................................
Pre-installation Messages166................................................................................................................................................................
Blade Troubleshooting Tips175................................................................................................................................................................
Synchronizing Firmware Versions On Partitions175................................................................................................................................................................
Ftp Server Recommendations175................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Directors177................................................................................................................................................................
Identifying Ports177................................................................................................................................................................
By Slot And Port Number178................................................................................................................................................................
By Index178................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Blade Management182................................................................................................................................................................
Powering Port Blades Off And On182................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling And Enabling Port Blades182................................................................................................................................................................
Mp Router Exceptions183................................................................................................................................................................
B-series Mp Router Blade (fr4-18i) Exceptions183................................................................................................................................................................
Fc4-48 Blade Exceptions183................................................................................................................................................................
Conserving Power183................................................................................................................................................................
Blade Terminology And Compatibility184................................................................................................................................................................
Cp Blades185................................................................................................................................................................
Port Blade Compatibility185................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Chassis Configuration Options185................................................................................................................................................................
Obtaining Slot Information187................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring A New San Director 2/128 With Two Domains188................................................................................................................................................................
Converting An Installed San Director 2/128 To Support Two Domains189................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Blade Beacon Mode190................................................................................................................................................................
Routing Traffic191................................................................................................................................................................
About Data Routing And Routing Policies191................................................................................................................................................................
Specifying The Routing Policy191................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning A Static Route192................................................................................................................................................................
Specifying Frame Order Delivery192................................................................................................................................................................
Using Dynamic Load Sharing193................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Routing Path Information194................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Routing Information Along A Path196................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Fc-fc Routing Service199................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Platforms199................................................................................................................................................................
Fibre Channel Routing Concepts199................................................................................................................................................................
A Metasan With Edge-to-edge And Backbonef Fabrics199................................................................................................................................................................
A Metasan With Interfabric Links201................................................................................................................................................................
Front Domain Consolidation202................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Configurations And Platforms202................................................................................................................................................................
Edge Sans Connected Through A Backbone Fabric202................................................................................................................................................................
Using Front Domain Consolidation203................................................................................................................................................................
Range Of Output Ports204................................................................................................................................................................
Support204................................................................................................................................................................
Proxy Devices204................................................................................................................................................................
Routing Types205................................................................................................................................................................
Metasan With Imported Devices205................................................................................................................................................................
Fibre Channel Nat And Phantom Domains206................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up The Fc-fc Routing Service206................................................................................................................................................................
Performing Verification Checks207................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning Backbone Fabric Ids208................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Fcip Tunnels (optional)209................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Fc-fc Routing To Work With Secure Fabric Os (optional)209................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Secure Fabric Os Dh-chap Secret209................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring An Interfabric Link211................................................................................................................................................................
Portcfgexport Options212................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Lsans And Zoning216................................................................................................................................................................
Use Of Administrative Domains With Lsan Zones And Fcr216................................................................................................................................................................
Defining And Naming Zones216................................................................................................................................................................
Lsan Zones And Fabric-to-fabric Communications216................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Backbone Fabrics For Interconnectivity219................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Configuration Procedures219................................................................................................................................................................
Fc Router Port Cost (optional)219................................................................................................................................................................
Using Router Port Cost219................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrade, Downgrade, And Ha Considerations220................................................................................................................................................................
Port Cost Considerations220................................................................................................................................................................
Setting A Proxy Pid221................................................................................................................................................................
Matching Fabric Parameters221................................................................................................................................................................
Ex_port Frame Trunking (optional)222................................................................................................................................................................
High Availability Support222................................................................................................................................................................
Backward Compatibility Support222................................................................................................................................................................
Using Ex_port Frame Trunking223................................................................................................................................................................
Trunking Commands223................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Resources224................................................................................................................................................................
Routing Echo226................................................................................................................................................................
Interoperability With Legacy Fcr Switches227................................................................................................................................................................
Backward Compatibility227................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To Hp M-series Or Mcdata Sans228................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Platforms And Configurations228................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Fabrics For Interconnectivity228................................................................................................................................................................
Connectivity Modes229................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Fc Router229................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Interoperability230................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring M-series Or Mcdata For Interconnection232................................................................................................................................................................
Efcm San Status232................................................................................................................................................................
San Pilot And Efcm Zone Screens233................................................................................................................................................................
Pending Zone Set List In San Pilot And Efcm Zone Screens234................................................................................................................................................................
Lsan Zoning With Mcdata235................................................................................................................................................................
Adding A Zone Set Name In San Pilot235................................................................................................................................................................
Completing The Configuration236................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Ficon Fabrics239................................................................................................................................................................
Overview Of Fabric Os Support For Ficon239................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Switches240................................................................................................................................................................
Director And San Switch 4/32 Ficon Notes240................................................................................................................................................................
Types Of Ficon Configurations241................................................................................................................................................................
Control Unit Port (cup)241................................................................................................................................................................
Ficon Commands242................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Switches243................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing A Switch244................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring A Single Switch244................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring A High-integrity Fabric244................................................................................................................................................................
Setting A Unique Domain Id245................................................................................................................................................................
Cascaded Configuration, Two Switches245................................................................................................................................................................
Cascaded Configuration, Three Switches245................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Information246................................................................................................................................................................
Link Incidents246................................................................................................................................................................
Registered Listeners246................................................................................................................................................................
Node Identification Data246................................................................................................................................................................
Fru Failures247................................................................................................................................................................
Swapping Ports247................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing The Ficon Management Database247................................................................................................................................................................
Using Ficon Cup248................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Summary248................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling And Disabling Ficon Management Server Mode249................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Cup When Ficon Management Server Mode Is Enabled250................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Fmsmode Setting250................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Mode Register Bit Settings251................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Mode Register Bits252................................................................................................................................................................
Persistently Enabling/disabling Ports252................................................................................................................................................................
Port And Switch Naming Standards253................................................................................................................................................................
Adding And Removing Ficon Cup Licenses253................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning And Pdcm Considerations253................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning And Link Incident Reporting253................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up And Restoring Configurations253................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting254................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up Ficon Files255................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Configuration Information255................................................................................................................................................................
San Director Switches257................................................................................................................................................................
Sample Rmf Configuration File For Mainframe258................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Distributed Manager Server261................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling And Disabling The Platform Services261................................................................................................................................................................
Controlling Access262................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Server Database264................................................................................................................................................................
Controlling Topology Discovery265................................................................................................................................................................
Working With Diagnostic Features267................................................................................................................................................................
About Fabric Os Diagnostics267................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Power-on Self Tests267................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Switch Status268................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Port Information270................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Equipment Status273................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The System Message Log274................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The Port Log275................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring For Syslogd276................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Host276................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Switch277................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing And Saving Diagnostic Information278................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Automatic Trace Dump Transfers278................................................................................................................................................................
Most Common Problem Areas281................................................................................................................................................................
Gathering Information For Technical Support282................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Questions282................................................................................................................................................................
Analyzing Connection Problems283................................................................................................................................................................
To Check For Zoning Problems286................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring A Segmented Fabric286................................................................................................................................................................
To Reconcile Fabric Parameters Individually286................................................................................................................................................................
To Download A Correct Configuration287................................................................................................................................................................
To Reconcile A Domain Id Conflict287................................................................................................................................................................
Correcting Zoning Setup Issues287................................................................................................................................................................
To Correct A Fabric Merge Problem Quickly288................................................................................................................................................................
To Verify A Fabric Merge Problem288................................................................................................................................................................
To Edit Zone Configuration Members289................................................................................................................................................................
To Reorder The Zone Member List289................................................................................................................................................................
Recognizing Mq-write Errors289................................................................................................................................................................
To Check Fan Components290................................................................................................................................................................
To Check The Switch Temperature290................................................................................................................................................................
To Check The Power Supply290................................................................................................................................................................
To Check The Temperature, Fan, And Power Supply290................................................................................................................................................................
Correcting Device Login Issues291................................................................................................................................................................
Identifying Media-related Issues295................................................................................................................................................................
To Test A Port's External Transmit And Receive Path295................................................................................................................................................................
To Test A Switch's Internal Components296................................................................................................................................................................
To Test Components To And From The Hba296................................................................................................................................................................
Correcting Link Failures297................................................................................................................................................................
To Determine If The Negotiation Was Successfully Completed297................................................................................................................................................................
To Check For A Loop Initialization Failure297................................................................................................................................................................
To Check For A Point-to-point Initialization Failure298................................................................................................................................................................
To Correct A Port That Has Come Up In The Wrong Mode298................................................................................................................................................................
Correcting Marginal Links299................................................................................................................................................................
Inaccurate Information In The System Message Log300................................................................................................................................................................
Recognizing The Port Initialization And Fcp Auto Discovery Process300................................................................................................................................................................
Port Mirroring301................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Hardware302................................................................................................................................................................
How Port Mirroring Works303................................................................................................................................................................
Port Mirroring Considerations304................................................................................................................................................................
Creating, Deleting, And Displaying Port Mirroring305................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Npiv307................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling And Disabling Npiv307................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Npiv307................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Scenarios308................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Npiv Port Configuration Information308................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Login Information310................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Advanced Performance Monitoring (apm)311................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying And Clearing The Crc Error Count313................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring End-to-end Performance313................................................................................................................................................................
Adding End-to-end Monitors314................................................................................................................................................................
Setting End-to-end Monitors On A Port314................................................................................................................................................................
Setting A Mask For End-to-end Monitors315................................................................................................................................................................
Proper Placement Of End-to-end Performance Monitors315................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting End-to-end Monitors316................................................................................................................................................................
Mask Positions For End-to-end Monitors316................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Filter-based Performance317................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Standard Filter-based Monitors317................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Custom Filter-ased Monitors318................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting Filter-based Monitors319................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Isl Performance320................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Trunks320................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Monitor Counters321................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing Monitor Counters323................................................................................................................................................................
Saving And Restoring Monitor Configurations324................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting Performance Data324................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Extended Fabrics325................................................................................................................................................................
About Extended Link Buffer Allocation325................................................................................................................................................................
Fabric Considerations325................................................................................................................................................................
Choosing An Extended Isl Mode326................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring External Ports328................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring An Extended Isl330................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Isl Trunking333................................................................................................................................................................
Distribution Of Traffic Over Isl Trunking Groups333................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Trunking Criteria334................................................................................................................................................................
Initializing Trunking On Ports335................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Traffic336................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling And Disabling Isl Trunking337................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Port Speeds338................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Trunking Information339................................................................................................................................................................
Trunking Over Extended Fabrics340................................................................................................................................................................
Trunking Distances340................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Trunking Problems341................................................................................................................................................................
Listing Link Characteristics341................................................................................................................................................................
Recognizing Buffer Underallocation341................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Advanced Zoning343................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Concepts343................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Example343................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Types344................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Objects345................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Aliases345................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Configurations346................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Enforcement346................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware-enforced Zoning347................................................................................................................................................................
Software-enforced Zoning347................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware-enforced Non-overlapping Zones349................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware-enforced Overlapping Zones350................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning With Hardware Assist (mixed-port And Wwn Zones)350................................................................................................................................................................
Session-based Hard Zoning350................................................................................................................................................................
Rules For Configuring Zones351................................................................................................................................................................
Creating And Managing Zone Aliases351................................................................................................................................................................
To Create An Alias352................................................................................................................................................................
To Add Members To An Alias352................................................................................................................................................................
To Remove Members From An Alias352................................................................................................................................................................
To Delete An Alias353................................................................................................................................................................
To View An Alias In The Defined Configuration353................................................................................................................................................................
Creating And Maintaining Zones353................................................................................................................................................................
To Create A Zone353................................................................................................................................................................
To Add Devices (members) To A Zone354................................................................................................................................................................
To Remove Devices (members) From A Zone354................................................................................................................................................................
To Delete A Zone354................................................................................................................................................................
To View A Zone In The Defined Configuration354................................................................................................................................................................
Activating Default Zones355................................................................................................................................................................
To Activate A Default Zone355................................................................................................................................................................
To View The Current Default Zone Access Mode355................................................................................................................................................................
Merging Zones355................................................................................................................................................................
Creating And Modifying Zoning Configurations358................................................................................................................................................................
To Create A Zoning Configuration358................................................................................................................................................................
To Add Zones (members) To A Zoning Configuration358................................................................................................................................................................
To Remove Zones (members) From A Zone Configuration359................................................................................................................................................................
To Delete A Zone Configuration359................................................................................................................................................................
To Clear Changes To A Configuration359................................................................................................................................................................
To View All Zone Configuration Information359................................................................................................................................................................
To View Selected Zone Configuration Information360................................................................................................................................................................
To View A Configuration In The Effective Zone Database360................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Zone Objects361................................................................................................................................................................
To Copy A Zone Object361................................................................................................................................................................
To Delete A Zone Object362................................................................................................................................................................
To Rename A Zone Object362................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Zoning Configurations In A Fabric363................................................................................................................................................................
Adding A New Switch Or Fabric363................................................................................................................................................................
Splitting A Fabric365................................................................................................................................................................
Using Zoning To Administer Security365................................................................................................................................................................
Resolving Zone Conflicts365................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring And Monitoring Fcip Tunneling367................................................................................................................................................................
About Fcip Tunneling367................................................................................................................................................................
Fcip Licensing368................................................................................................................................................................
Network Using Fcip369................................................................................................................................................................
B-series Mp Router Blade Port Numbering369................................................................................................................................................................
Port Numbering On The B-series Mp Router Blade370................................................................................................................................................................
Port Numbering On The 400 Mp Router371................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Ipsec372................................................................................................................................................................
Ipsec Parameters373................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Policies374................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Fcip Tunnels376................................................................................................................................................................
Configure Fcip Tunnels376................................................................................................................................................................
Defining The Ip Interface Of Each Virtual Port377................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Gbe Ports378................................................................................................................................................................
Verifying Ip Connectivity380................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Configurations383................................................................................................................................................................
Unsupported Configurations384................................................................................................................................................................
Fcip Tunnel Modify And Delete Options386................................................................................................................................................................
Verifying The Fcip Tunnel Configuration387................................................................................................................................................................
Checklist For Configuring Fcip Links389................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Fcip Links389................................................................................................................................................................
About The Ipperf Option390................................................................................................................................................................
Fcip Port Bandwidth390................................................................................................................................................................
Wan Tool Performance Characteristics391................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Wan Tool Analysis391................................................................................................................................................................
Wan Tool Ipperf Syntax392................................................................................................................................................................
A Configuring The Pid Format397................................................................................................................................................................
About Pids And Pid Binding397................................................................................................................................................................
Summary Of Pid Formats397................................................................................................................................................................
Impact Of Changing The Fabric Pid Format398................................................................................................................................................................
Host Reboots398................................................................................................................................................................
Static Pid Mapping Errors398................................................................................................................................................................
Changes To Configuration Data398................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting A Pid Format399................................................................................................................................................................
Evaluating The Fabric401................................................................................................................................................................
Planning The Update Procedure402................................................................................................................................................................
Online Update402................................................................................................................................................................
Offline Update402................................................................................................................................................................
Hybrid Update403................................................................................................................................................................
Changing To Core Pid Format403................................................................................................................................................................
Changing To Extended Edge Pid Format404................................................................................................................................................................
Converting Port Number To Area Id407................................................................................................................................................................
San Director With Extended Edge Pid408................................................................................................................................................................
Performing Pid Format Changes409................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Procedure409................................................................................................................................................................
Hp/ux Procedure410................................................................................................................................................................
Aix Procedure411................................................................................................................................................................
Swapping Port Area Ids412................................................................................................................................................................
B Configuring Interoperability Mode415................................................................................................................................................................
Vendor Switch Requirements415................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Storageworks Switch Requirements415................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Features415................................................................................................................................................................
Unsupported Hp Storageworks Features415................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Recommendations416................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Restrictions416................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Restrictions417................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Name Restrictions418................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling And Disabling Interoperability Mode418................................................................................................................................................................
To Enable Interoperability Mode418................................................................................................................................................................
To Disable Interoperability Mode418................................................................................................................................................................
C Understanding Legacy Password Behaviour421................................................................................................................................................................
Password Management Information421................................................................................................................................................................
Password Prompting Behaviors423................................................................................................................................................................
Password Migration During Firmware Changes424................................................................................................................................................................
Password Recovery Options424................................................................................................................................................................
D Using Remote Switch427................................................................................................................................................................
About Remote Switch427................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Switch Capabilities427................................................................................................................................................................
Using Remote Switch With A Gateway427................................................................................................................................................................
E Zone Merging Scenarios429................................................................................................................................................................
Index431................................................................................................................................................................
Correcting I2c Bus Errors433................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering Forgotten Passwords437................................................................................................................................................................
HP StorageWorks 2/128 - SAN Director Switch User Manual

HP StorageWorks 2/128 - SAN Director Switch User Manual (248 pages)

HP StorageWorks Fabric OS 5.X Procedures User Guide (AA-RVHWB-TE, September 2005)  
Brand: HP | Category: Switch | Size: 2.98 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
About This Guide13................................................................................................................................................................
Intended Audience13................................................................................................................................................................
Related Documentation13................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Storageworks Fabric Os 5.x Master Glossary13................................................................................................................................................................
Document Conventions And Symbols14................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Technical Support14................................................................................................................................................................
Tables 1 Document Conventions14................................................................................................................................................................
Hp-authorized Reseller15................................................................................................................................................................
Helpful Web Sites15................................................................................................................................................................
Introducing Fabric Os Cli Procedures17................................................................................................................................................................
About Procedural Differences17................................................................................................................................................................
Scope And References17................................................................................................................................................................
About The Cli18................................................................................................................................................................
Help Information18................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Command Help18................................................................................................................................................................
Additional Help Topics19................................................................................................................................................................
Performing Basic Configuration Tasks21................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To The Command Line Interface21................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting With Telnet21................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Through The Serial Port21................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Ip Address22................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Default Account Passwords22................................................................................................................................................................
Maximum Number Of Simultaneous Sessions22................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Default Passwords At Login23................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Date And Time24................................................................................................................................................................
Synchronizing Local Time With An External Source25................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Time Zone25................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Licensed Features26................................................................................................................................................................
Unlocking A Licensed Feature26................................................................................................................................................................
Conversion From Utc To Local Time26................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Licensed Feature28................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing The Switch Name28................................................................................................................................................................
Customizing The Chassis Name29................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Chassis Name29................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling And Enabling A Switch29................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling A Switch29................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling A Switch29................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling And Enabling A Port30................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling A Port30................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling A Port30................................................................................................................................................................
Activating Ports On Demand30................................................................................................................................................................
Making Basic Connections31................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To Devices31................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To Other Switches31................................................................................................................................................................
Working With Domain Ids32................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Domain Ids32................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Domain Id33................................................................................................................................................................
Linking Through A Gateway33................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring A Link Through A Gateway33................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Status34................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Switch Operation34................................................................................................................................................................
Verifying Ha Features34................................................................................................................................................................
Verifying Fabric Connectivity34................................................................................................................................................................
Verifying Device Connectivity35................................................................................................................................................................
Tracking And Controlling Switch Changes35................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling The Tc Feature36................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Status Of The Tc Feature36................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The Switch Status Policy Threshold Values36................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Switch Status Policy Threshold Values37................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Standard Security Features39................................................................................................................................................................
Secure Protocols39................................................................................................................................................................
Secure Protocol Support39................................................................................................................................................................
Items Needed To Deploy Secure Protocols39................................................................................................................................................................
Ensuring Network Security40................................................................................................................................................................
Main Security Scenarios40................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Telnet Interface41................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling Telnet41................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Telnet41................................................................................................................................................................
Blocking Listeners42................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing Switches And Fabrics42................................................................................................................................................................
Blocked Listener Applications42................................................................................................................................................................
Access Defaults42................................................................................................................................................................
Creating And Maintaining User-defined Accounts43................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Account Information43................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A User-defined Account43................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting A User-defined Account44................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Account Parameters44................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering User-defined Accounts44................................................................................................................................................................
Changing An Account Password45................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Password For The Current Login Account45................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Password For A Different Account45................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Radius Aaa Service45................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Radius Server46................................................................................................................................................................
Linux47................................................................................................................................................................
Adding The Attribute To The Server47................................................................................................................................................................
Creating The User47................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Clients48................................................................................................................................................................
Windows 200048................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Chap48................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Users49................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Switch50................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Current Radius Configuration50................................................................................................................................................................
Adding A Radius Server To The Switch Configuration51................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Or Disabling Radius Service51................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting A Radius Server From The Configuration51................................................................................................................................................................
Changing A Radius Server Configuration51................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Order In Which Radius Servers Are Contacted For Service52................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling And Disabling Local Authentication52................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring For The Ssl Protocol52................................................................................................................................................................
Browser And Java Support53................................................................................................................................................................
Summary Of Ssl Procedures53................................................................................................................................................................
Ssl Certificate Files53................................................................................................................................................................
Choosing A Ca54................................................................................................................................................................
Generating A Public/private Key54................................................................................................................................................................
Generating And Storing A Csr54................................................................................................................................................................
Obtaining Certificates55................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Switch Certificate55................................................................................................................................................................
Activating A Switch Certificate56................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Browser56................................................................................................................................................................
Checking And Installing Root Certificates On Internet Explorer56................................................................................................................................................................
Checking And Installing Root Certificates On Mozilla56................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Root Certificate To The Java Plug-in57................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying And Deleting Certificates57................................................................................................................................................................
Commands To Display And Delete Ssl Certificates57................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Certificates58................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Snmp Agent And Traps58................................................................................................................................................................
Ssl Messages And Actions58................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Security Level59................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Snmpconfig Command59................................................................................................................................................................
Using Legacy Commands For Snmpv162................................................................................................................................................................
Using Legacy Commands For Snmpv62................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Secure File Copy67................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Boot Prom Password67................................................................................................................................................................
Gb San Switch For Hp P-class Bladesystem, And San Switch 4/3268................................................................................................................................................................
Core Switch 2/64, San Director 2/128, And 4/256 San Director68................................................................................................................................................................
Without A Recovery String69................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering Forgotten Passwords71................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Configurations And Firmware73................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Configurations73................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Configuration Settings73................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up A Configuration73................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring A Configuration74................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring Configurations In A Ficon Environment75................................................................................................................................................................
Backup And Restore In A Ficon Cup Environment75................................................................................................................................................................
Downloading Configurations Across A Fabric76................................................................................................................................................................
Printing Hard Copies Of Switch Information76................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Firmware76................................................................................................................................................................
Obtaining And Unzipping Firmware76................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Connected Switches77................................................................................................................................................................
About The Download Process78................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Firmware78................................................................................................................................................................
Effects Of Firmware Changes On Accounts And Passwords79................................................................................................................................................................
Considerations For Downgrading Firmware79................................................................................................................................................................
Considerations For Ficon Cup Environments79................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading Hp Storageworks Switches79................................................................................................................................................................
Summary Of The Upgrade Process80................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading 4/8 San Switch, 4/16 San Switch, San Switch 2/8v, San Switch 2/16v, San Switch 2/32, Brocade 4gb San Switch For Hp P-class Bladesystem, And San Switch 4/3280................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading Hp Storageworks Directors82................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading The Core Switch 2/64, San Director 2/128, And 4/256 San Director83................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Firmware Downloads85................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Core Switch 2/64, San Director 2/128, And 4/256 San Director87................................................................................................................................................................
Identifying Ports87................................................................................................................................................................
By Slot And Port Number87................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Blade Management88................................................................................................................................................................
Powering Port Blades Off And On88................................................................................................................................................................
Powering Off A Port Blade88................................................................................................................................................................
Providing Power To A Port Blade88................................................................................................................................................................
By Port Area Id88................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling And Enabling Port Blades89................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling A Port Blade89................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling A Port Blade89................................................................................................................................................................
Conserving Power89................................................................................................................................................................
Blade Terminology And Compatibility89................................................................................................................................................................
Cp Blades90................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Storageworks Director Terminology And Abbreviations90................................................................................................................................................................
Port Blade Compatibility91................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Chassis Configurations91................................................................................................................................................................
Blades Supported By Each Hp Storageworks Director91................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Configuration Options91................................................................................................................................................................
Obtaining Slot Information92................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Status Of All Slots In The Chassis92................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring A New San Director 2/128 With Two Domains93................................................................................................................................................................
Converting An Installed San Director 2/128 To Support Two Domains94................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Blade Beacon Mode95................................................................................................................................................................
Routing Traffic97................................................................................................................................................................
About Data Routing And Routing Policies97................................................................................................................................................................
Specifying The Routing Policy97................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning A Static Route98................................................................................................................................................................
Specifying Frame Order Delivery98................................................................................................................................................................
Forcing In-order Frame Delivery Across Topology Changes99................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring Out-of-order Frame Delivery Across Topology Changes99................................................................................................................................................................
Using Dls99................................................................................................................................................................
Checking And Setting Dls99................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Routing Path Information100................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Routing Information Along A Path102................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Ficon Fabrics105................................................................................................................................................................
Ficon Overview105................................................................................................................................................................
Fabric Os Commands Related To Ficon And Ficon Cup107................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Switches108................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing A Switch108................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring A Single Switch108................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring A High-integrity Fabric109................................................................................................................................................................
Setting A Unique Domain Id109................................................................................................................................................................
Figures 1 Cascaded Configuration With Two Switches109................................................................................................................................................................
Cascaded Configuration With Three Switches109................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Information110................................................................................................................................................................
Link Incidents110................................................................................................................................................................
Registered Listeners110................................................................................................................................................................
Node Identification Data110................................................................................................................................................................
Fru Failures111................................................................................................................................................................
Swapping Ports111................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing The Ficon Management Database111................................................................................................................................................................
Using Ficon Cup111................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Summary112................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling And Disabling Fms Mode112................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Cup When Fms Mode Is Enabled113................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Fmsmode Setting113................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Mode Register Bit Settings113................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Mode Register Bits114................................................................................................................................................................
Ficon Cup Mode Register Bits114................................................................................................................................................................
Persistently Enabling And Disabling Ports115................................................................................................................................................................
Port And Switch Naming Standards116................................................................................................................................................................
Adding And Removing Ficon Cup Licenses116................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning And Pdcm Considerations116................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up And Restoring Configurations116................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting116................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up Ficon Files118................................................................................................................................................................
Uploading The Configuration Files118................................................................................................................................................................
Downloading Configuration Files With Active=saved Mode Enabled118................................................................................................................................................................
Downloading Configuration Files With Active=saved Mode Disabled118................................................................................................................................................................
Recording Configuration Information118................................................................................................................................................................
Ficon Switch Configuration Worksheet119................................................................................................................................................................
Sample Resource Management Facility Configuration File For Mainframe121................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Distributed Management Server123................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling And Disabling The Platform Services123................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Platform Services123................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling Platform Services123................................................................................................................................................................
Controlling Access124................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Management Server Acl124................................................................................................................................................................
Adding A Member To The Acl124................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting A Member From The Acl125................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Server Database126................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The Contents Of The Management Server Database126................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing The Management Server Database127................................................................................................................................................................
Controlling Topology Discovery127................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Topology Discovery Status127................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Topology Discovery127................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling Topology Discovery128................................................................................................................................................................
Working With Diagnostic Features129................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Post129................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Switch Status130................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The Overall Status Of The Switch130................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Switch Information131................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Uptime For A Switch131................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Port Information132................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The Status Of A Port132................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Port Statistics133................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying A Summary Of Port Errors For A Switch133................................................................................................................................................................
Port Error Summary Description134................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Equipment Status135................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Status Of The Fans135................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Status Of A Power Supply135................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Temperature Status136................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The System Message Log136................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The System Message Log, With No Page Breaks136................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The System Message Log, One Page At A Time136................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing The System Message Log136................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The Port Log137................................................................................................................................................................
Commands For Port Log Management137................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring For Syslogd138................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Host138................................................................................................................................................................
Fabric Os And Unix Message Severities138................................................................................................................................................................
Specifying Syslogd Hosts139................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Facility Level139................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Syslogd Host From The List139................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing And Saving Diagnostic Information140................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Automatic Trace Dump Transfers140................................................................................................................................................................
Specifying A Remote Server140................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling The Automatic Transfer Of Trace Dumps140................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Periodic Checking Of The Remote Server141................................................................................................................................................................
Saving A Comprehensive Set Of Diagnostic Files To The Server141................................................................................................................................................................
Most Common Problem Areas143................................................................................................................................................................
Common Troubleshooting Problems And Tools143................................................................................................................................................................
Gathering Information For Technical Support144................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Questions144................................................................................................................................................................
Analyzing Connection Problems145................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The Logical Connection145................................................................................................................................................................
Checking For Fibre Channel Connectivity Problems145................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The Simple Name Server (sns)147................................................................................................................................................................
Checking For Zoning Problems148................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring A Segmented Fabric148................................................................................................................................................................
Reconciling Fabric Parameters Individually148................................................................................................................................................................
Downloading A Correct Configuration149................................................................................................................................................................
Reconciling A Domain Id Conflict149................................................................................................................................................................
Correcting Zoning Setup Issues149................................................................................................................................................................
Types Of Zone Discrepancies149................................................................................................................................................................
Correcting A Fabric Merge Problem Quickly150................................................................................................................................................................
Verifying A Fabric Merge Problem150................................................................................................................................................................
Commands For Debugging Zoning150................................................................................................................................................................
Editing Zone Configuration Members151................................................................................................................................................................
Reordering The Zone Member List151................................................................................................................................................................
Recognizing Mq Errors151................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Fan Components152................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The Switch Temperature152................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The Power Supply152................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The Temperature, Fan, And Power Supply152................................................................................................................................................................
Correcting Device Login Issues152................................................................................................................................................................
Identifying Media-related Issues155................................................................................................................................................................
Testing A Port's External Transmit And Receive Path156................................................................................................................................................................
Testing A Switch's Internal Components156................................................................................................................................................................
Component Test Descriptions156................................................................................................................................................................
Testing Components To And From The Hba157................................................................................................................................................................
Correcting Link Failures157................................................................................................................................................................
Determining Whether The Negotiation Was Successfully Completed157................................................................................................................................................................
Switch Component Tests157................................................................................................................................................................
Checking For A Loop Initialization Failure158................................................................................................................................................................
Checking For A Point-to-point Initialization Failure158................................................................................................................................................................
Correcting A Port That Came Up In The Wrong Mode159................................................................................................................................................................
Correcting Marginal Links159................................................................................................................................................................
Switchshow Output And Suggested Action159................................................................................................................................................................
Loopback Modes160................................................................................................................................................................
Inaccurate Information In The System Message Log161................................................................................................................................................................
Port Initialization And Fcp Auto-discovery Process161................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Extended Fabrics163................................................................................................................................................................
About Extended Link Buffer Allocation163................................................................................................................................................................
And 4/256 San Director (fc2-16 Port Blades)163................................................................................................................................................................
Fabric Considerations163................................................................................................................................................................
Choosing An Extended Isl Mode164................................................................................................................................................................
Extended Isl Modes: Switches With Bloom Asic164................................................................................................................................................................
Extended Isl Modes: Switches With Goldeneye Asic164................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring An Extended Isl165................................................................................................................................................................
Extended Isl Modes: Switches With Condor Asic165................................................................................................................................................................
Trunking Over Distance166................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Isl Trunking167................................................................................................................................................................
About Isl Trunking167................................................................................................................................................................
Distribution Of Traffic Over Isl Trunking Groups167................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Trunking Criteria168................................................................................................................................................................
Initializing Trunking On Ports169................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling And Reenabling The Switch169................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling And Reenabling Ports169................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Traffic169................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Portperfshow Command170................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling And Disabling Isl Trunking171................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Or Disabling Isl Trunking On One Port171................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Or Disabling Isl Trunking For All Of The Ports On A Switch171................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Port Speeds171................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Speed For One Port172................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Speed For All Of The Ports On The Switch172................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Trunking Information173................................................................................................................................................................
Trunking Over Extended Fabrics173................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Trunking Problems174................................................................................................................................................................
Listing Link Characteristics174................................................................................................................................................................
Recognizing Buffer Underallocation174................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Out Of Buffer-limited Mode On E_ports Or Ld_ports174................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Advanced Zoning177................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Terminology177................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Example177................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Concepts178................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Types178................................................................................................................................................................
Types Of Zoning178................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Objects179................................................................................................................................................................
Approaches To Fabric-based Zoning179................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Aliases180................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Configurations180................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Enforcement181................................................................................................................................................................
Software-enforced Zoning181................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware-enforced Zoning181................................................................................................................................................................
Enforcing Hardware Zoning182................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware-enforced Non-overlap Ping Zones183................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware-enforced Overlapping Zones183................................................................................................................................................................
Rules For Configuring Zones184................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning With Hardware Assist (mixed-port And Wwn Zones)184................................................................................................................................................................
Session-based Hard Zoning184................................................................................................................................................................
Creating And Managing Zone Aliases185................................................................................................................................................................
Creating An Alias185................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Members To An Alias186................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Members From An Alias186................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting An Alias186................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing An Alias In The Defined Configuration187................................................................................................................................................................
Creating And Maintaining Zones187................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Zone187................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Devices (members) To A Zone187................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Devices (members) From A Zone188................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting A Zone188................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing A Zone In The Defined Configuration188................................................................................................................................................................
Merging Zones188................................................................................................................................................................
Resulting Database Size: 0 To 96k189................................................................................................................................................................
Resulting Database Size: 96k To 128k189................................................................................................................................................................
Creating And Modifying Zoning Configurations190................................................................................................................................................................
Resulting Database Size: 128k To 256k190................................................................................................................................................................
Resulting Database Size: 256k To 1m190................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A Zoning Configuration191................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Zones (members) To A Zoning Configuration191................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Zones (members) From A Zone Configuration191................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting A Zone Configuration191................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing Changes To A Configuration192................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing All Zone Configuration Information192................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Selected Zone Configuration Information192................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing A Configuration In The Effective Zone Database193................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Zone Objects193................................................................................................................................................................
Copying A Zone Object193................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting A Zone Object193................................................................................................................................................................
Renaming A Zone Object194................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Zoning Configurations In A Fabric195................................................................................................................................................................
Adding A New Switch Or Fabric195................................................................................................................................................................
Zoning Database Limitations195................................................................................................................................................................
Splitting A Fabric197................................................................................................................................................................
Using Zoning To Administer Security197................................................................................................................................................................
Resolving Zone Conflicts197................................................................................................................................................................
Considerations For Zoning Architecture198................................................................................................................................................................
Administering Advanced Performance Monitoring199................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Performance Monitoring Commands199................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying And Clearing The Crc Error Count200................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Ee Performance201................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Ee Monitors201................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring The Traffic From Host A To Dev B202................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring The Traffic From Dev B To Host A202................................................................................................................................................................
Setting A Mask For Ee Monitors202................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Ee Monitors On A Port202................................................................................................................................................................
Proper Placement Of Ee Performance Monitors202................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Current Ee Mask Of A Port203................................................................................................................................................................
Mask Positions For Ee Monitors203................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying A Monitor204................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting Ee Monitors204................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Filter-based Performance204................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Standard Filter-based Monitors205................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Custom Filter-based Monitors205................................................................................................................................................................
Commands To Add Filter-based Monitors205................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Filter-based Monitors206................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting Filter-based Monitors206................................................................................................................................................................
Predefined Values At Offset 0206................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Isl Performance207................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Trunks207................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Monitor Counters207................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing Monitor Counters209................................................................................................................................................................
Saving And Restoring Monitor Configurations211................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting Performance Data211................................................................................................................................................................
A Configuring The Pid Format213................................................................................................................................................................
About Pids And Pid Binding213................................................................................................................................................................
Summary Of Pid Formats213................................................................................................................................................................
Impact Of Changing The Fabric Pid Format213................................................................................................................................................................
Host Reboots214................................................................................................................................................................
Static Pid Mapping Errors214................................................................................................................................................................
Changes To Configuration Data214................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting A Pid Format215................................................................................................................................................................
Effects Of Pid Format Changes On Configurations215................................................................................................................................................................
Evaluating The Fabric216................................................................................................................................................................
Pid Format Recommendations For Adding New Switches216................................................................................................................................................................
Planning The Update Procedure218................................................................................................................................................................
Online Update218................................................................................................................................................................
Offline Update218................................................................................................................................................................
Hybrid Update219................................................................................................................................................................
Changing To Core Pid Format219................................................................................................................................................................
Changing To Extended Edge Pid Format220................................................................................................................................................................
Earliest Fabric Os Versions For Extended Edge Pid Format220................................................................................................................................................................
Converting Port Number To Area Id222................................................................................................................................................................
San Director With Extended Edge Pid223................................................................................................................................................................
Pid Format Changes224................................................................................................................................................................
Executing The Basic Procedure224................................................................................................................................................................
Executing The Hp–ux Procedure225................................................................................................................................................................
Executing The Aix Procedure227................................................................................................................................................................
Swapping Port Area Ids227................................................................................................................................................................
B Configuring Interoperability Mode229................................................................................................................................................................
C Using The Hp Remote Switch Feature231................................................................................................................................................................
D Understanding Legacy Password Behavior233................................................................................................................................................................
Password Management Information233................................................................................................................................................................
Account And Password Characteristics Matrix233................................................................................................................................................................
Password Prompting Behaviors234................................................................................................................................................................
Password Prompting Matrix234................................................................................................................................................................
Password Migration During Firmware Changes235................................................................................................................................................................
Password Migration Behavior During Firmware Upgrade And Downgrade235................................................................................................................................................................
Password Recovery Options236................................................................................................................................................................
E Zone Merging Scenarios237................................................................................................................................................................
Zone Merging Scenarios237................................................................................................................................................................
F Upgrading Firmware In Single-cp Mode239................................................................................................................................................................
Switch 4/32239................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading A Single Core Switch 2/64 Or San Director 2/128 Blade240................................................................................................................................................................
Correcting I2c Bus Errors243................................................................................................................................................................
Index243................................................................................................................................................................

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