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Stream Control Transmission Protocol (SCTP)

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Prerequisites

Table 1 lists the prerequisites for installing SCTP.

Table 1. Prerequisites for Installing SCTP

      Operating System         Prerequisites    
 HP-UX 11i v2
  • PHNE_34788
  • PHNE_35766
  • PHKL_36626
  • PHKL_31500
  • PHKL_36301
  • PHKL_37044
  • PHKL_37045
HP-UX 11i v3
  • PHKL_37460
  • PHNE_36281

Installation Instructions

To install SCTP, complete the following steps:

  1. Review Prerequisites to ensure that your system meets SCTP installation requirements.
  2. Select the receive for free >> option at the bottom of this page.
  3. Select the appropriate release of the HP-UX operating system.
  4. Enter the registration information.
    Read and accept the terms and conditions statements.
  5. Click Next>>. The Electronic Delivery Receipt page is displayed.
  6. Select the SCTP depot under Download Software.
    The SCTP depot contains the HPUX-SCTP.SCTP product.
  7. Save the SCTP depot in a local directory, for example, /tmp.

  8. To verify that the SCTP depot is saved properly in the local directory, enter the following HP-UX MD5 Secure Checksum command at the HP-UX prompt:

    $ md5sum HPUX-SCTP

    The output of this command must match the fingerprint provided in the Electronic Delivery Receipt. If the output does not match, download the SCTP depot again.


    NOTE: The HP-UX MD5 Secure Checksum software is not installed by default on the system. It is available at:

    http://h20293.www2.hp.com/
    You can search for "md5checksum" to access the HP-UX MD5 Secure Checksum product.
  9. To install the SCTP depot, enter the following command at the HP-UX prompt:

    # swinstall -s /tmp/HPUX-SCTP

    The swinstall window is displayed.
  10. Press the space-bar to select the depot name.
  11. Select Install in the Action menu.
    The Install Analysis window is displayed.

  12. Select OK when the Status field displays a Ready message.
    The Install window is displayed.
    The SCTP software installation starts.
  13. Select Done when the Status field displays a Completed message.
  14. Select File->Exit to exit from the swinstall window.
    The sctpd daemon is preconfigured and starts after installation.

NOTE: Once the SCTP installation is complete, the system is automatically rebooted.

Verifying the SCTP Installation

To verify whether the SCTP depot is installed successfully on your system, enter the following command at the HP-UX prompt:

# swlist HPUX-SCTP

If the SCTP depot is installed successfully on the HP-UX 11i v2 system, the following message is displayed:

# Initializing...
# Contacting target "host0"... # #
#
Target: host0:/ #
# HPUX-SCTP       B.11.23          HP-UX SCTP    01.01
HPUX-SCTP.SCTP    B.11.23.01.01    SCTP Product for HP-UX 11iv2

If the SCTP depot is installed successfully on the HP-UX 11i v3 system, the following message is displayed:

# Initializing...
# Contacting target "host1"...
#
# Target: host1:/
#
SCTP              B.11.31.01.03        SCTP Product for HP-UX 11iv3

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