SL150 - acsss_config Fails to Configure a SL150 Library in a New ACSLS 8.3 Installation (Doc ID 1915568.1)

Last updated on MAY 19, 2017

Applies to:

StorageTek SL150 Modular Tape Library - Version All Versions and later
Sun StorageTek Auto Cartridge Sys Lib SW (ACSLS) - Version 8.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Trying to configure a SL150 library in a new ACSLS 8.3 installation results in the next errors:

acsss_config
Menu choice: 8
Verifying database environment...
   Creating empty ACSLS database tables
   Loading Display database reference tables.
Configure library communications? (y or n): y

Library server data base exists and will be overwritten, continue (y or n)? y

Number of ACSs to be supported: 1

Please enter the first ACS number [default: 0]:

Is ACS #0 in a partitioned SL8500 or SL3000? (y or n): n

Number of connections to ACS #0: 1

Device or host - ACS #0, connection #0: /dev/mchanger-3500104f000d27241
Checking defined ports...

  acs 0 | port 0  | /dev/mchanger-3500104f000d27241 | offline | STK SL150 level 0225

This step builds a database image of your complete library hardware
configuration. Before proceeding, make sure that your library
is completely configured, that all subsystems are functional and
powered on. Build/Verify library configuration? (y or n): y
   Database connection established.
   Library connection established.
   ACS 0...
      Configuring LSMs ...
         getting hardware view:
            LSM-0...
      Configuring LMU...
      Configuring Hands...
      Configuring Passthru ports...
      Configuring CAPs...
      Configuring Drives...
/opt/ACSLS-8.3.0/ACSSS/config/in_lib_conf: Error response from library handler, LH_ERR_LSM_FAILURE
/opt/ACSLS-8.3.0/ACSSS/config/in_lib_conf: Failed to configure tape drives

2014-06-30 17:38:45
791 N in_tbl_dest.c 1  138
The following tables have been removed: captable,celltable,lockidtable,lsmtable,paneltable,pooltable,vactable,scr_distr_table,clienttable,ptptable,handtable,lmutable,displaycommand,displayoptions,displayfields,displayoptval,displaysubfields
lib_config.sh 1612: Error: Configuration command in_lib_conf failed.
Exiting.

Cannot execute program '$ACS_HOME/config/lib_config.sh'
acsss_config 1595: Error: Problems occurred running the configuration menu.
Exiting.

Changes

 New ACSLS 8.3 installation

Cause

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