IRIS® HIPPI Administrator's Guide

Document Number: 007-2229-003

Front Matter

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Table of Contents

Support for Upper Layer Applications
Style Conventions
Product Support

1. What is HIPPI?
Introduction to the HIPPI Protocol
The Protocol
HIPPI Network Configurations
The HIPPI Standards and Documentation
Implementation Details for IRIS HIPPI

2. Configuring IRIS HIPPI
Overview of Configuration Steps
Checking If IRIS HIPPI Software Has Been Installed
Editing the File
Editing the if_hip File
Editing the hippi.imap File
Editing the IP Configuration Files
Enabling IP Networking
Building a New Driver Into the Operating System
How HIPPI Boards Are Assigned to Interfaces

3. Maintaining and Monitoring IRIS HIPPI
Commands Available for IRIS HIPPI
Step-by-Step Instructions for Common Procedures
Verifying the HIPPI Subsystem

4. IRIS HIPPI Error Messages
Overview of the Error Message Listing
Alphabetical Error Message Listing