Getting Started - Setup the NetApp OSSV Agent
Where to Install
Install the NetApp Open System SnapVault (OSSV) Agent software on a client computer where you plan to install the OSSV Plug-In Agent. The client computer should have the NetApp Host Agent installed.
The NetApp OSSV Agent can be installed on the following operating systems:
Use this procedure to install the software on a Windows client from the installation package and to configure the OSSV Configurator tool.
Use this procedure to install the software on a Unix client from the installation package.
|1.||To install the software from CD, run the following command to mount the CD:
mount -t iso9660,udf /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom
Run the following command from the Software Installation Package or mount point:
|If you are installing on a Solaris computer, run the following command:
pkgadd -d <software_path> ossv
where <software_path> is the full path where the OSSV package is located.
|2.||Read the license agreement. Type y and press Enter.|
|3.||Press Enter to accept the default location.
If you want to install to a different location, enter a path to modify the default location and press Enter.
|Please enter the path where you would like the SnapVault directory to be created [/usr/snapvault]:|
|4.||Enter the NDMP account name and press Enter.||Enter the User Name to connect to this machine via the NDMP protocol: [ndmp]|
|5.||Enter the NDMP account password and press Enter.
The same NDMP credentials will be needed during the OSSV Plug-In Agent installation.
| Enter the password to connect to this machine via the NDMP protocol:
|6.||Press Enter.||Enter the NDMP listen port :|
|7.||Enter the host name or IP address of a secondary storage system where you can back up the data from this client computer.
The installation completes successfully.
| Enter the hostname or IP address of the SnapVault secondary storage system(s) allowed to backup this machine. Multiple hostnames or IP addresses must be comma separated.