IRIS® HIPPI Administrator's Guide

Document Number: 007-2229-006

Front Matter

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Table of Contents

Support for Upper Layer Applications
Style Conventions
Product Support
Obtaining Updated or Paper-copy Versions of This Document

1. What is HIPPI?
Introduction to the HIPPI Protocol
The Protocol
HIPPI 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
/var/sysgen/system/*.sm Files
/var/sysgen/master.d/hippi File
/var/sysgen/master.d/if_hip File
/var/sysgen/master.d/harp File
/var/sysgen/master.d/hippibp File
/var/sysgen/master.d/hps File
/usr/etc/ifhip.conf File
/usr/etc/hippi.imap File
Editing IP Configuration Files
Building a New or Reconfigured Driver Into the Operating System
List of All Configurable Items

3. Maintaining, Monitoring, Verifying, and Troubleshooting IRIS HIPPI
Commands Available for IRIS HIPPI
Step-by-Step Instructions for Common Procedures
Installing a Loopback Link
Verifying the HIPPI Subsystem

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