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vRanger 7.8 - Integration Guide for NetVault SmartDisk

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Reinstalling NetVault SmartDisk if identity.cfg is not available

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Installing NetVault SmartDisk > Reinstalling NetVault SmartDisk > Reinstalling NetVault SmartDisk if identity.cfg is not available

If the original identity.cfg configuration file is not available, reinstall the NetVault SmartDisk software binaries by performing the following steps:
For more information, see Authentication requirements.
For more information, see Authentication requirements.
For more information, see Updating the Storage Pool directory structure.
For more information, see Stopping NetVault SmartDisk Services.
For more information, see Starting NetVault SmartDisk Services.

Configuring NetVault SmartDisk

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By default, NetVault SmartDisk uses port 37453 to communicate with vRanger instances that are streaming data to the NetVault SmartDisk Device. It also uses port 37451 for Inter Process Communication (IPC) on the loopback interface, but not for remote connections.

Configuring NetVault SmartDisk ports for communication with your software

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Configuring NetVault SmartDisk

By default, NetVault SmartDisk uses port 37453 to communicate with vRanger instances that are streaming data to the NetVault SmartDisk Device. It also uses port 37451 for Inter Process Communication (IPC) on the loopback interface, but not for remote connections.

Modifying the data port

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config --add|--update --webdav <port> [--block-size <bytes>]
[--preferred-address <address>] [--credentials]
You can use ‑‑block-size to define the block size used to read and write blocks when streaming data to the Staging Store. You can use ‑‑preferred-address to define the primary IP address that clients should use when communicating with the NetVault SmartDisk Device. You can use ‑‑credentials to enable authentication and define the authorized user and password.
Replace <port#> with the port that you want to use.
Block Size = <blockSize>
Credentials = <Name:MaskedPassword>
Port = <NewPort#, NewPort#>
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