Install HP Data Protector on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
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By Lance Ripps
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Posted: 3 Nov 2005
Install rsh-Server (rexec)
Install Telnet Server
On the Linux client machine, insert the Omniback CD (HP OpenView Storage Data Protector 5.5 for HP-UX 11.23 IA-64 installation server) and mount it.
Open a Root Console:
Then create the following directories:
# mkdir /usr/omni
# mkdir /tmp/omni_tmp
Get omni_rinst.sh from the utils.tar file and place it in /tmp/omni_tmp
Copy the CORE packet.Z file to the /tmp/omni_tmp directory
PATH: /media/cdrom/DP_DEPOT/DP_A0550_UXia64_IS.sd_depot/ DATA-PROTECTOR/OMNI-CORE-IS/opt/omni/databases/vendor/omnicf/gpl/i386 /linux-60/A.05.50/packet.Z
Step 6:In the /tmp/omni_tmp directory run the following command. (This will install the CorePackage)
./omni_rinst.sh /tmp/omni_tmp/packet.Z co a.05.50 gpl/i386/linux-60 /usr/omni backup.domain.org
(NOTE: Substitute backup.domain.org with the DNS name of your DP backup server.)
NOTE: If the exact name of the cell manager is not known, go to the cell manager machine and run the following command:
C:\>Program Files\OmniBack\bin\omnidbutil -show_cell_name
You will receive the following message:
Warning: Update of the omni_info file failed for co!
Omniback II software package successfully installed !
This install will delete the packet.Z file when finished.
You should now have a /usr/omni directory
Copy packet.z file for the Disk Agent install.
In the /tmp/omni_tmp directory run the following command. (This will install the DiskAgent Package)
./omni_rinst.sh /tmp/omni_tmp/packet.Z da a.05.50 gpl/i386/linux-60 /usr/omni backup.domain.org
(Note Substitute backup.domain.org with the DNS name of your DP backup server.)
Again, this erases the packet.Z file and puts files into the /usr/omni directory.
Check that an omni Service file has been created in /etc/xinetd.d/omni
Launch midnight commander (with the command 'mc').
Check that you have an /etc/pam.d/rexec (This should be installed as part of the installation of the rsh-server earlier.
- Create a file /usr/omni/bin/install/omni_info
- Put the following information into it:
- (F10) Save it and quit.
- In Midnight Commander I like to copy (F5) an existing file and then edit it.
Step 12:Edit /etc/services and add the following entry:
omni 5555/tcp # Omniback II inet server
You should also comment out any existing services for this port. See Below.
Create an .rhosts file in the /root directory with the following information:
Make sure you can resolve the server by DNS.
If DNS is not configured you may need to add it to the host file. /etc/hosts
Restart the xinetd service by going to:
YAST —> System —> Run Level Editor —> Expert mode —> Choose xinetd service —> Stop Now:Then choose "Start Now", to restart the Service.
You should now be able to telnet to the OES server on port 5555.
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