Attaching Devices to Live Systems
Note that not all devices can be attached to a live system. Check your
system documentation before attempting the following procedure.
The following assumes that the device in question can be seen by the
system. It is possible that a
reset will be required to
see a new SCSI device.
Several commands can help bring a device online under these circumstances:
- drvconfig: This command constructs files in
for the new device. Entries in several configuration files are used in
- devlinks: This command creates the links from the
directory to the corresponding
disks creates links in
/dev/rdsk corresponding to disk devices in the
tapes creates links in
corresponding to tape devices in the