VCS One 5.0 Service Pack 1 Release Notes

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Table of Contents:
What's included
Features introduced in VCS One 5.0 Service Pack 1
Virtualization management
Support for LDoms
Windows support
Replication agents
Simulator Launch Pad
Hardware requirements and recommendations
Hardware requirements and recommendations for the Policy Master on UNIX
Hardware requirements and recommendations for the Policy Master on Windows
Hardware requirements for client systems
Supported platforms and software for the Policy Master
Supported platforms for the Policy Master
Supported versions of Storage Foundation for the Policy Master
Required patches
Supported platforms and software for the client
Supported platforms
Supported versions of Storage Foundation for the client
Required patches
Supported High Availability Agent Pack
Supported platforms for the Simulator
Supported web browsers and Flash versions
Software limitations
VMware resource pools are not supported
Backup and restore of VxAT Private Domain Repositories
Stack size for VCS One agents
IntentionalOffline for the Oracle and Netlsnr agents is not supported
The NIS ypstop command removes the NFS entries from the /etc/mnttab files inside of Solaris non-global zones
You cannot run the VCS One installer using c shell (csh)
The MonitorOption attribute is not supported in Oracle9i
Oracle agent health check may not work (Oracle 10g)
Setting the PATH variable to use the command line interface
The config.cmd command script is platform dependent
VCS One may reject commands when too many are issued simultaneously
Users can log in to the VCS One console without a password when using LDAP server
The VCS One console displays a Security Information dialog box when you click a link
With Internet Explorer 7, the VCS One console may not refresh
If a network error occurs while the database server is attempting to perform an I/O operation, the engine will dump core
You may only change the case of an editable attribute by editing its XML file
If a very large number of VCS One clients attempt to connect to the Policy Master at the same time, a TCP/IP socket connection error can occur
Do not specify any command with resource variables when configuring the HACOMMAND task action in a job
You can't add an ESX server to the VMware VirtualCenter using an IP address
The operating system displayed for a virtual machine does not match the operating system of the system object running within it
Authenticating a user who does not have a home directory on the system
Jobs can be executed out of order for related events
The Policy Master assumes a host is faulted and fails over the service group to another system
VCS One may be unable to fail over the Policy Master if NFS-mounted file systems exist in LD_LIBRARY_PATH
Mount resources can cause core dumps
Mount agent support on AIX workload partitions
The Solaris operating system in an LDOM must be based on a UFS file system for failover to work
With Internet Explorer 8, you may get certificate errors when you click on a drop-down list in VCS One
With security-enhanced Linux, hadb commands may fail
Configuring shared AT for a VCS Management Console hosted on the same server as the VCS One Policy Master
CPU and memory reservations do not work as expected for ESX clients
Config.cmd is not platform independent
Issues fixed in VCS One 5.0 Service Pack 1
Known issues
Enterprise agents
Finding product documentation
Latest product documentation
About the guides
Online manual pages
A note about online help
Getting help

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