P1008 - MS_HW_IBMAIX.hdfMay 20, 2005
Hardware Sentry connector for IBM AIX - Common
Should you install this patch?
Apply this patch if you are using Hardware Sentry on a IBM RS/6000, pSeries or eServer p5 server.
What does it fix?
This is a cumulative patch that fixes the following problems:
- On IBM AIX servers, Hardware Sentry improperly handled network cards that weren't linked to the network.
- On IBM AIX servers, Hardware Sentry did not collect the LinkStatus parameter of the network adapters.
How to install the patch?
Install the MS_HW_IBMAIX.hdf file in the %PATROL_HOME%\lib\MS_HW_hdf directory of the managed server. Restart the PATROL Agent for the patch to take effect. Nothing needs to be installed on Console systems.