Use one of the following commands: ■ To move software to one client at a time: /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/install_client_files sftp client user The client is the host name of the client. The user is the login ID that SSH requires on the client. ■ To move software to all clients at once: /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/install_client_files sftp ALL user The ALL option specifies that you want to install all clients that are configured in any backup policy on the server. The user is the login ID required by FTP on the client. 2 After the script runs, the root user on each client computer must run the following script: sh /tmp/bp. <pid> /client_config The pid is the process ID. The client_config script installs the binaries. Installing NetBackup client software About NetBackup client installation on UNIX 140
Adding a UNIX client after initial server installation You may want to add UNIX clients after the server installation if you forgot to select one during the installation. You may also add a new UNIX client type to your backup environment. To install client software later, you must first install the NetBackup client software onto the NetBackup server. To add UNIX client types to servers after initial installation 1 Use one of the following methods to start the installation script: ■ Insert the NetBackup UNIX Clients DVD into the drive. See “ About the NetBackup media kit ” on page 28. ■ If necessary, mount the DVD. See “ About mounting the NetBackup software media ” on page 53. ■ Enter the following command: cd_directory /install The cd_directory is the path to the directory where you can access the DVD. DVD ■ Navigate to the location where the installation images reside. ■ Enter the following command: ./install ESD images (downloaded files) 2 When the following message appears, press Enter to continue: Installing NetBackup Client Software. Do you wish to continue? (y/n) [y] The client binaries represent the operating system versions where the binaries were compiled. The binaries typically function perfectly on later versions of the operating system. For example, HP PA-RISC 11.11 binaries also are used on the HP PA-RISC 11.23 level of the operating system. The installation procedure attempts to load the appropriate binaries for your system. If the script does not recognize the local operating system, it presents choices. 141 Installing NetBackup client software About NetBackup client installation on UNIX
3 Select the client type that you want to load and follow the prompts to install that client type. Repeat as necessary until all of the client types you want are loaded. Make sure that you load the software for all of the UNIX client types that you intend to install remotely from the server. 4 After the installation is complete, unmount the DVD. 5 Install the NetBackup client software on the clients you specified.
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