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HP-UX San Boot Ontap 9

JoeStorage

Looking for documentation to configure boot from SAN from a HP-UX Itanium HP rx2800 i4 Itanium Servers.   2port 8GB AH401A Qlogic HBA  HPUX 11i V3.  NetApp A300 

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AlexDawson

Hi Joe,

 

Per our Interop Matrix (IMT) at this link, the following configuration is supported:

 

Name: 20170227-055045868Solution: FAS SAN Host Print
Status: SupportedLast Modified Date: 9 Nov 2017  
ComponentsHistory
 
ProtocolFC
Host UtilitiesHP-UX Host Utilities 6.0
Host OS (OS)HP HP-UX 11i v3 B.11.31 Sep 2016
Host PlatformItanium
Host HBA
HP HBA AH401A
Host FeatureSAN Boot Yes
ONTAP OS (NETAPP OS)ONTAP 9.1
Software InitiatorNot Applicable
Host Volume ManagerHP-UX LVMOracle ASM
Host MultipathHP Native MPIO
Host File SystemHFSJFSOracle ASMVeritas VxFS

 

Hope this helps!

JoeStorage

Thanks for the help.  looking for details on how to create the boot lun.

AlexDawson

You'd be after "lun create", with a type of "hpux", and generally you would create a single initiator igroup which maps the LUN to the host as ID "0", and then use bcfg 

 

http://docs.netapp.com/ontap-9/topic/com.netapp.doc.dot-cm-cmpr-910/TOC__lun.html 

https://library.netapp.com/ecmdocs/ECMLP2346410/html/GUID-184068F4-D2DD-44C9-A5C2-18E23B8277E1.html

 

Hope this helps!

 

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