Platform Notes: Using luxadm Software


Platform Notes: Using luxadm Software describes how to use the luxadm administrative program for the Sun(TM) StorEdge(TM) A5000 disk array (formerly named the Sun(TM) Enterprise Network Array(TM)), and SPARCstorage(TM) disk arrays. These instructions are designed for an experienced system administrator.

Note -

The ssaadm command is now linked to the luxadm command; the luxadm command has incorporated all the features of the ssadm command.

Using UNIX Commands

This document does not contain information on basic UNIX® commands and procedures such as shutting down the system, booting the system, and configuring devices.

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Typographic Conventions

Table P-1 Typographic Conventions

Typeface or Symbol 




The names of commands, files, and directories; on-screen computer output 

Edit your .login file.

Use ls -a to list all files.

% You have mail.


What you type, when contrasted with on-screen computer output 

% su



Book titles, new words or terms, words to be emphasized 



Command-line variable; replace with a real name or value 

Read Chapter 6 in the User's Guide.

These are called class options.

You must be superuser to do this.


To delete a file, type rm filename.

Shell Prompts

Table P-2 Shell Prompts



C shell  


C shell superuser  


Bourne shell and Korn shell  


Bourne shell and Korn shell superuser  


Related Documentation

Table P-3 Related Documentation


Part Number 

Sun StorEdge A5000 Installation and Service Manual


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