Maintenance Release OpsCtr_Server_7.5.0.3_linuxS_x86.tar provides fixes to the OpsCenter/OpsCenter Analytics Servers on x64 SuSE Linux Enterprise servers.

Problem

OpsCenter for Unix Version 7.5.0.3 Jun, 2012

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This Release Update provides fixes for NetBackup (tm) OpsCenter for UNIX servers.

For additional information about new platform proliferations, new features,
end-of-life notifications, known issues, and the current Release Update content,
for NetBackup, refer to the following TechNote on the Support Web site:
http://www.veritas.com/docs/DOC5571
For more information about OpsCenter, refer to the OpsCenter
Administrator's Guide on the Support Web site:
http://www.veritas.com/docs/DOC5042
 

Solution

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PACK DEPENDENCIES
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-- Veritas OpsCenter 7.5 must be installed before this Release Update is installed.

-- Check the NetBackup OpsCenter Administrator's Guide for supported
operating systems (OS), OS dependencies and support issues.

I. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
II. DOWNLOAD INSTRUCTIONS
III. INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
IV. UN-INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
V. RELATED DOCUMENTS
VI. GETTING HELP

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I. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
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Please refer to the "Installing Veritas OpsCenter" section of the Veritas OpsCenter
Administrator's Guide. Refer to the following document on the Veritas Support Web site:

http://www.veritas.com/docs/DOC5042


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II. DOWNLOAD INSTRUCTIONS
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1) Download the OpsCtr_<Server|Agent>_7.5.0.3_<platform>.tar.gz file into the /tmp directory.


2) Extract the OpsCtr_<Server|Agent>_7.5.0.3_<platform>.tar.gz file.

That creates the following directory which contains the installation scripts:

OpsCtr_<Server|Agent>_7.5.0.3_<platform>

where <platform> is: solaris, solaris_x86, hpia64, AIX64, linuxR_x86, and linuxS_x86

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III. INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
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Before you install this Release Update, please review the following items:

- Veritas recommends that you install OpsCenter on a dedicated server.

- Veritas OpsCenter 7.5 must be installed and running.

For more information about OpsCenter, refer to the NetBackup OpsCenter Administrator's Guide on the Veritas Support Web site:

http://www.veritas.com/docs/DOC5042

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To install this Release Update as root on the server:

1) Install OpsCtr_Server_7.5.0.3_<platform> Release Update binaries.

- cd /tmp/OpsCtr_Server_7.5.0.3_<platform>/ServerPatch

- Run the installOpsCenterServerPatch script, for example:

OpsCtr_Server_7.5.0.3_linuxS_x86/ServerPatch/installOpsCenterServerPatch

2) Install OpsCtr_Agent_7.5.0.3_<platform> Release Update binaries.

- cd /tmp/OpsCtr_Agent_7.5.0.3_<platform>/AgentPatch

- Run the installOpsCenterAgentPatch script, for example:

OpsCtr_Agent_7.5.0.3_solaris/AgentPatch/installOpsCenterAgentPatch

For more information on how to install or upgrade OpsCenter, refer to
the NetBackup OpsCenter Administrator's Guide, available on the Veritas Support Web site.

http://www.veritas.com/docs/DOC5042


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To install this Release Update in a UNIX Cluster Environment:

1) Before you install this Release Update, make sure that Veritas OpsCenter is at release level 7.5 and configured to run in a cluster.

2) Freeze the cluster by following the procedures outlined in the "NetBackup High Availability Guide."

3) Install this Release Update on the inactive node(s) of the cluster first.
(Perform the steps in the, "To install this Release Update as root on the OpsCenter Server" procedure).

4) Install this Release Update on the active node of the cluster.
(Again, perform the steps in the, "To install this Release Update as root on the OpsCenter Server" procedure).

5) Unfreeze the cluster by following the procedure outlined in the "NetBackup High Availability Guide."

6) If the cluster is in a faulted state, clear the fault.


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IV. UNINSTALL INSTRUCTIONS
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Note: This will ONLY uninstall the Release Update from your local machine.

To uninstall OpsCenter:
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1) Uninstalling Server Patch.

- Run the following un-install script:

/opt/VRTS/install/Ops7503/uninstallOpsCenterServerPatch

2) Uninstalling Agent Patch.

- Run the un-install script:

/opt/VRTS/install/OpsAgent7503/uninstallOpsCenterAgentPatch

3) Verify that the Release Update uninstalled successfully by checking the Opscenter Services and version information in login page:

/opt/SYMCOpsCenterServer/bin/opsadmin.sh monitor


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To uninstall this Release Update in a UNIX cluster environment:

1) Freeze the cluster to prevent failover during the uninstall.

2) Uninstall this Release Update on the inactive node(s) of the cluster first.

3) Uninstall this Release Update on the active node of the cluster.

4) If the cluster is in a faulted state, clear the fault.

5) Be sure to uninstall both client and server updates on each node before proceeding to the next step.

6) Unfreeze the cluster.
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V. RELATED DOCUMENTS
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- Veritas OpsCenter Administrator's Guide
This document provides information on how to use OpsCenter.
It includes information about how to monitor and manage NetBackup,
collect data from Veritas and third-party products, generate
alerts, and create various reports. It also provides details
on the difference between Veritas OpsCenter (the unlicensed
version of the product) and Veritas OpsCenter Analytics
(the licensed version of the product).

http://www.veritas.com/docs/DOC5042

 

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VI. GETTING HELP
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For updated information about this product, including system requirements,
supported platforms, supported point products, and a list of current
patches available from Technical Support, visit our web site:

  http://www.veritas.com/support/


Veritas Technical Support can be reached by phone at:

  866-VERITAS (837-4827)

Terms of use for this information are found in Legal Notices.

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