Performing post-installation checks
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After the installation is complete, you must perform a few tasks to ensure that SnapDrive for UNIX is installed successfully.
Verify that the installation program has installed all the necessary files on your host.
Confirm that the configuration variables in the
snapdrive.conffile have the correct settings.
For the majority of these variables, the default values should be applicable.
Supply SnapDrive for UNIX with the current storage system login information.
When you set up your storage system, you supplied a user login for it. SnapDrive for UNIX needs this login information to work with the storage system.
To use role-based access control (RBAC), set the
rbac-method=dfmvariable in the
By default, SnapDrive 4.0 for UNIX and later accesses the storage systems using the root credentials. The RBAC functionality is not turned on.
To use HTTPS for a secure connection with the storage system and daemon service, set the
SnapDrive 5.0 for UNIX and later versions support HTTPS for daemon communication. By default, the option is set to
Install the server certificate that is used by SnapDrive for UNIX in the
sdu-daemon-certificate-path=/opt/NetApp/snapdrive/snapdrive.pem path as specified in the snapdrive.conffile.
Change the default password for the SnapDrive for UNIX daemon service by running the following command:
Check the details of the installed configuration components in