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Oracle® ILOM Administrator's Guide for Configuration and Maintenance Firmware Release 3.2.x

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Updated: April 2018
 
 

Storage Redirection Commands and Options

Table 58  Storage Redirection Commands
Command Name
Description
java -jar StorageRedir.jar
The java -jar command is used to launch the storage redirection client (StorageRedir.jar) from a command window or terminal.
storageredir
The storagedir command performs all storage redirection operations.
Table 59  Storage Redirection Command Options
Option Name
Description
- h
The -h command option displays the command-line Help information.
- v
The -v command option displays the Java command version information.
Table 60  Storage Redirection Sub-Commands
Sub-Command Name
Description
list
The list sub-command provides a list of the currently active storage redirections on one or all remote SPs.
Syntax usage example:
storageredir list [-p storageredir_port] [remote_SP]
start
The start sub-command invokes the specified redirection between the local host and the remote host server. If the authentication password is not provided, the system will prompt for it.
Syntax usage example:
storageredir start -r redir_type -t redir_type_path -u remote_username [-s remote_user_password] [-p storageredir_port] remote_SP

Note - You must specify a valid admin (a) or console (c) role account in Oracle ILOM to start the redirection of storage device on a remote server.

stop
The stop sub-command stops the specified redirection between the local host and the remote host server. If the authentication password is not provided, the system will prompt for it.
Syntax usage example:
storageredir stop -r redir_type -u remote_username [-s remote_user_password] [-p storageredir_port] remote_SP

Note - You must specify a valid admin (a) or console (c) role account in Oracle ILOM to stop the redirection of a storage device on a remote server.

test-service
The test-service sub-command verifies whether the Storage Redirection service connection is active on the local host.
Syntax usage example:
storageredir test-service [-p storageredir_port]
stop-service
The stop-service sub-command stops the Storage Redirection service connection to the remote host server.
Syntax usage example:
storageredir stop-service [-p storageredir_port]
Table 61  Storage Redirection Sub-Command Options
Sub-Command Option Name
Description
-r redir_type
The -r redir_type identifies the type of storage media being redirected.
Valid device values for redir_type include:
  • CD-ROM device Syntax: -r cdrom

  • CD-ROM image: Syntax: -r cdrom_img

  • Floppy device: Syntax: -r floppy

  • Floppy image: Syntax: -r floppy_img

-t redir_type_path
The -t redir_type_path identifies the full path to where the storage redirection media is stored or mounted.
Syntax usage example:
-t /home/username/JRC_Test_Images/CDROM.iso
-u remote_username
The -u remote_username identifies the user name required to log in to the Oracle ILOM SP.
Syntax usage example:
-u john_smith

Note - Any valid user account in Oracle ILOM can install or launch the Storage Redirection service or client on a local system. However, a valid admin (a) or console (c) role in Oracle ILOM is required to start or stop the redirection of a storage device on a remote server.

-s remote_user_password
The -s remote_user_password identifies the password required to log in to the Oracle ILOM SP.
Syntax usage example:
-s my_password
If this password sub-command is not specified at the command line, the system will automatically prompt you for it.
-s yes/no
The -s yes/no option instructs the storage redirection service to accept the server security certificate in the case that the certificate is not trusted by the storage redirection service. If this option is not specified, in the case that the certificate is not trusted, the system will automatically prompt you for it.
As of Oracle Firmware 3.2.5.3, the -s yes/no option applies when issuing the Start and Stop sub-commands.
Syntax usage examples:
-s yes
or
-s no
-p storageredir_port
The -p storageredir_port identifies the storage redirection communication port on the local host. The default port provided is 2121.
Syntax usage example:
-p 2121