Solaris 8 with lpfc driver as for the lpfc layer, see the solaris 9 lofc section below. Configure link aggregations oracle solaris 10 sun quad. The emlxdrv utility temporarily associates the emulex emlxs solaris sfs driver and the solaris lpfc driver to the various models of emulex fibre channel adapters, for use during migration from the solaris lpfc driver to the solaris sfs driver. On a working node, it is found that emlxs driver loaded correctly. Managing devices in the oracle solaris os oracle solaris. Lpxxxxxxs are sun emulex hba cards ie has a s for sun at end. Lpe11002m4 the procedure for all model will remain same. Topics are described for both sparc and x86 based systems, where appropriate. How to change emulex drivers in solaris from lpfc to emxls. Persistent binding on solaris 10 with emulex hba dell. Cpegateway, infrastructure, and settop box embedded and networking processors ethernet connectivity, switching, and phys pcie switches and bridges fiber optic modules and components leds. Persistent binding on solaris 10 with emulex hba dell community. This manual on the site may be outdated but it gives you an idea on how to do. You need to modify kerneldrvnf be careful making changes to this file, read man pages and docs.
The driver to install varies with the type of solaristm operating system. Solaris 10 os update 1 and later include the sfs driver with the os. So if native non oracle emulex driver is in use then the luxadm command will not work. What are the queue depth settings for solaris for emulex. The nf file and nf and the nf files are configured. Migrating from nonoracle emulex lpfcelxfc fc hba driver to oracle emulex emlxs fc hba driver doc id 55027. Solaris 10 discover 2nd lun knowledge base loopback. How to find the wwn world wide name in sun solaris sun. Jun 11, 2018 emulex lpfc driver for mac dont know if this is because of lpfc. Here you can see the hba port wwn wwpn and the node wwn wwnn of the two ports on the installed qlogic hab card. X that contains the emlxs driver which is supplied with the installation cds of solaris 10.
Hi, im trying to determine which hba cards are installed on my solaris 10 sun firev240 machine. Migrating from nonoracle emulex lpfcelxfc fc hba driver to. Emulex does not support coexistence of both native nonoracle emulex fc hba driver lpfc and oracle emulex fc hba driver emlxs on same solaris server. For solaris 8 and 9, the sun sfs emlxs driver is available starting from hba model lp900x to later models lpx, lpe1100x, lpe1200x for solaris 10, the only driver supported is sun sfs emlxs driver. Solaris 10 and ibmtape with tsm tsm tivoli storage manager requires you to use the ibmtape driver and not the native solaris st driver to speak to your tapes. The solaris leadville driver will not check the hba firmware and update it if there is a mismatch between what is on the board and what is in the driver. But when i reboot the host or storage box luns are getting unlabled, and i cant do any operation on it. Wireless embedded solutions and rf components storage adapters, controllers, and ics fibre channel networking cyber security mainframe enterprise software broadband. To configure the emulex hba for an oracle sparc host, complete the following steps. After installing the san storage foundation kit, use the emlxdrv utility to bind the emlxs driver to the desired emulex hba.
For those types of cards you must use lspci k to retrieve the information. Configuring amcc, emulex, and qlogic host device drivers. The standard emulex lpfc driver is only available for solaris 8 and 9. Emc host connectivity guide for oracle solaris dell technologies. Eternus disk storage systems server connection guide fibre. For solaris 89, install the latest oracle storedge san software available from oracle website with associated patches. Howto reconfigure fibre channel attached disk storage. Is there any way to get permenent labeling or persistent binding to overcome.
Hello, i am very new to solaris so please bear with me. The driver to install varies with the type of solaris tm operating system. Migrating from nonoracle emulex lpfc elxfc fc hba driver to oracle emulex emlxs fc hba driver doc id 55027. Lpfc driver upgrade today, lets see how to do emulex driver and firmware upgrades on solaris hosts. This book is for anyone responsible for administering one or more systems that run the oracle solaris 11 release. New driver package will replace the nf and nf files. Howto reconfigure fibre channel attached disk storage devices.
Ini adalah stepstep menginstall driver emulex lp10 di solaris 10, yang saya implementasikan di sunfire 240. Emulex firmware upgrade solaris technologylearning. Oracle solaris version installation information eternus multipath driver oracle solaris version installation information. Jan 21, 2012 hba firmware upgrades on solaris servers. The book covers a range of oracle solaris system administration topics related to managing removable media, disks and devices and file systems. The host when the inquire command is run only shows the symmetrix luns that is already presented to the host and does not show the tape drivers.
From some of the documents ive read, you may have to use the lpfc driver for solaris rather than the emlxs driver. Emulex lightpulse fibre channel adapter driver lpfc. It contains both the drive disk iso mentioned below, and the source code for the driver. Hba replacement is one of the major and tricky task in solaris as it involves the understanding of wwn. Configuring the emulex hba using emulex lpfc driver for. Installing an emulex adapter and driver on a sun host ibm. Recent driver kits can be found on the website as well as websites for various oems. Emc host connectivity guide for oracle solaris pn 300000607 rev a53. For solaris 10, the only driver supported is sun sfs emlxs driver. I have tried editing the vfstab and pointing the mount points to the disk device and not the powerware device with no luck. Emulex firmware upgrade solaris you will require the following files before you begin the upgrade. From the modinfo, it is found that there are no lpfc or emlxs that are loaded. Migrating from nonoracle emulex lpfcelxfc fc hba driver. Emulex lpfc driver problems 10 filesystem using a custom kernel 2.
Downloading hba driver packages and patches for solaris 10 for sparc or x64x86. How to identify the hba cardsports and wwn in solaris the. Using fcinfo solaris 10 only this is probably the easiest way to find the wwn numbers on your hba card. Fujitsu storage eternus multipath driver oracle solaris version installation information. Solaris printing chapter 5 administering printers by using solaris print manager and lp print commands tasks administering printers and the print scheduler by using lp print commands task map how to restart the print scheduler. Both old wwn for faulty hba and new wwn for newly installed hba are required for zoning and masking to. Eternus disk storage systems server connection guide. Theres documentation available on the emulex website regarding the solaris drivers for emulex it tells how to switch control over from emlxs to lpfc. Fc driver alias pres boot oracle emlxs elxfc lpfc models elxfc f100. You will require the following files before you begin the upgrade. Solaris 8 needs a reconfiguration reboot to rescan sd devices that will be made visible to. Feb 11, 2014 the lpfc driver has been upstream for many years and can be readily found in the distributions. Beginning with solaris 10 update 1, the emulex leadville fca driver is bundled with the operating system. Fujitsu storage eternus multipath driver oracle solaris.
The sun driver does automatically persistent binding, in lpfc driver you have to edit lpfc. Installing an emulex adapter and driver on a solaris host. Raid arrays may want to be configured using the pertarget tunable throttles. Table 9 leadville driver version and package solaris os version leadville driver released mu driver level oracle patch solaris 10 sparc mu11 1 qlc 201207174. The 4 most commonly used commands are fcinfo hbaport, prtpicl, luxadm e port and prtdiag.
This lpfc driver supports all configurations using hp virtualconnect flex 10 and flexfabric, ibm versatile io vio, umc, ufp, and dell nic partition. Emulex lpfc driver for mac dont know if this is because of lpfc. When the lpfc driver is installed on solaris 10 update. Although most fibre channel drivers register a model name and description within sysfs, not all scsi drivers will. Downloading hba driver packages and patches for solaris 10 for sparc or x64 x86. Copy driver firmware updates from shared area to local disk. Solaris printing chapter 5 administering printers by using solaris print manager and lp print commands tasks administering printers and the print scheduler by using lp print commands task map. It is connected to storage box and configured with 250 luns, i did the manual labeling of luns through format command. Oracle solaris operating system solaris 10 1 u11 sparc and 3 minimum patch revisions, 14888802, 14208803, and 15011502 oracle solaris cluster software4,5 maximum number of nodes6 multipath driver oracle solaris oracle san driver bundled in os for oracle solaris 10 host adapters3 sgxpci1fcqf2, sgxpci1fcql2, sgxpci2fcqf2, sg. Hi, im trying to determine which hba cards are installed on my solaris 10 sunfirev240 machine. Eternus disk storage systems server connection guide fibre channel for oracle solaris driver settings for emulex fibre channel cards p3am270204enz0.
Replacing a nonoracle emulex fc hba card with a oracle emulex fc hba card would require migrating all nonoracle emulex fc hba cards to oracle emulex fc hba driver. At the prompt are you sure you want to uninstall lpfc and sanlun packages. Solaris 10 update 8 emulex fibre adapter 807557 feb 19, 2010 9. For solaris 10, use the oracle update manager to install the latest patches. This value is global, affecting each target recognized by the driver, but may be overridden on a pertarget basis see below. In this case, the issue occurs when solaris uses the lpfc driver.
Emulex lp9002 card running the latest qualified drivers. Installing and uninstalling installing the drivers for solaris 10 9 2. For emulex fibre channel cards, switch the driver so that the emulex driver lpfc driver is. The sun driver does automatically persistent binding, in lpfc driver you have to edit nf or use lputil to configure that. How to identify the hba cardsports and wwn in solaris the geek. Connect solaris 10 to netapp filer using emulex single.
The lpfc driver has been upstream for many years and can be readily found in the distributions. Connect solaris 10 to netapp filer using emulex single port hbas. Installing and uninstalling installing the drivers for solaris 10 fcfcoe outofbox driver elxfc to install the fcfcoe outofbox driver. How do i know which hba cards hardware i have on solaris 10. Mar 05, 2008 ini adalah stepstep menginstall driver emulex lp10 di solaris 10, yang saya implementasikan di sunfire 240. This project is a development area for a linux device driver for emulex fibre channel hbas, targetting the linux 2. How to restart the print scheduler system administration. Procedure modify the nf file in the kerneldrv directory to inform the solaris operating system about the new scsi target device and luns. The emlxdrv utility is intended to be used for binding associating. This lpfc driver supports all configurations using hp virtualconnect flex10 and flexfabric, ibm versatile io vio, umc, ufp, and dell nic partition. Please read faq sun solaris native hbas and drivers on emc powerlink. Emulex fc hba version not applicable to not applicable release na oracle solaris on sparc 32bit oracle solaris on x86 32bit oracle solaris on sparc 64bit. Verify the driver version oracle solaris 10 verify the driver version oracle solaris 11 remove the driver oracle solaris os download and install the driver linux remove the driver linux download and install the driver windows remove the driver windows installing the em. Extracting hba card hardware info unix and linux forums.77 865 507 355 856 164 745 1559 878 1348 311 1109 254 1396 333 10 864 55 717 46 1218 586 301 208 1540 221 842 1046 659 164 1044 1281 1630 678 1528 48 1676 1397 327 273 1151 473 203 842 424 1153 1176 170