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HP-UX - Smart Array RAID

Connector file name: MS_HW_HPUXSAUtil.hdf

This connector is superseded by:


Display the physical disks connected to a Smart Array Controller and any configured logical drive and spare drive.


Typical platforms: HP 9000, HP Integrity, HP SuperDome

Operating system: HP-UX


Leverages: HP-UX Smart Array Configuration Utility

Technology and protocols: System Commands

This connector requires advanced privileges on the managed host for the command below:

  • /opt/raidsa/bin/sautil

This connector therefore needs to run as root or you need to configure a privilege-escalation mechanism like sudo on the managed host to allow the monitoring account to run the command listed above.

Sample of /etc/sudoers to allow the above command to be run as root by the patrol account:

patrol ALL=(root) NOPASSWD: /opt/raidsa/bin/sautil

Connector Activation Criteria

The HP-UX - Smart Array RAID connector will be automatically activated, and its status will be reported as OK if all the below criteria are met:

  • Operating System is HP-UX
  • The command below succeeds on the monitored host
    • Command: ls /opt/raidsa/bin/sautil
    • Output contains: sautil$ (regex)
  • The command below succeeds on the monitored host
    • Command: /bin/sh %EmbeddedFile(1)%
    • Output contains: [GgTtMm][Bb] (regex)


Object Type Discovered Properties Collected Parameters
  • Firmware Version
  • Model
    Battery (MS_HW_BATTERY)
    • Additional Information 1
    • Status
    Logical Disk, RAID (MS_HW_LOGICALDISK)
    • Additional Information 1
    • RAID Level
    • Size
    • Status
    Physical Disk (MS_HW_PHYSICALDISK)
    • Additional Information 1
    • Size
    • Status
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