Sun Storage 2500, 2500-M2 and 6000 Arrays: How to Establish a Serial Connection to the Controller (Doc ID 1400311.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 23, 2017

Applies to:

Sun Storage 6130 Array - Version Not Applicable and later
Sun Storage 2530 Array - Version Not Applicable and later
Sun Storage 6780 Array - Version Not Applicable and later
Sun Storage 2540-M2 Array - Version Not Applicable and later
Sun Storage 2510 Array - Version Not Applicable and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

The purpose of this document is to provide additional information on how to establish a serial connection to an array controller on a Sun Storage 2500, 2500-M2 or 6000 Array. Establishing a serial connection to an array controller is commonly used to clear array passwords and to view or set IP addresses on the controllers. It can also be used by trained service personnel to repair problems in an array that cannot be resolved in any other fashion.

The procedure described in this document is also summarized in the following documents:

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