HMC 8.8.2 and SP1 installation

I would like to bring to attention installation order of fixes for the HMC firmware 8.8.2. If you  install the fixes in incorrect order, you might loose the RMC connection to all AIX/VIOS hosts. Last week, I’ve finally decided to migrate the most critical HMC set to the latest firmware together with all required fixes…

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stty: tcgetattr error

The Unix OS agent log is filled with the following message: “stty: tcgetattr: A specified file does not support the ioctl system call.” Resolve: Open the .profile or the .kshrc file (depending on the default shell) for the userid used to start the agent. These are hidden files under the userid home directory. Verify they…

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ZeroGu2: Windows DLL failed to load

When you install the IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Administration Center,you experience problems like below. ZeroGu2: Windows DLL failed to load at ZeroGa2.b(DashoA10*..) at ZeroGa2.b(DashoA10*..) at com.zerog.ia.installer.LifeCycleManager.b(DashoA10*..) at com.zerog.ia.installer.LifeCycleManager.a(DashoA10*..) at com.zerog.ia.installer.Main.main(DashoA10*..) at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method) at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:48) at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:37) at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:600) at com.zerog.lax.LAX.launch(DashoA10*..) Resolve: Right click the installer, choose properties, compatibility tab. On “Run this program in…

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