lsmsa - Starts the Storage Administrator (SA) graphical user interface
SA is the graphical user interface for LSM and AdvFS. SA runs on a Tru64
UNIX system supporting the Java Runtime Environment.
If LSM is not initialized and running, then the GUI starts in AdvFS-only
Issue the lsmsa command to display the SA main window. This window serves
both as the starting point for all SA GUI-managed tasks and as a monitor
for AdvFS and LSM object status. When the main window is displayed, a
hierarchical view of AdvFS and LSM objects is presented. Clicking on an
object displays the objects of that type and a table of information about
The SA GUI requires that the SA daemon be running. It is automatically
started by lsmsa.
To start Storage Administrator, enter:
The Session Initiation dialog box is displayed in which you enter the fol-
lowing information, then click on Ok:
1. The name of the system to be administered in the Host Server field
2. Root or your user name
3. The password associated with the account
When the GUI is started, the system attempts to connect it with the server
process on the host named in the Host Server field.
To use this utility, you must be the root user or be a member of the LSMSA
administration group in the /etc/group file (lsmsa_admin by default). In
addition, you must register the Advanced File System Utilities license.
The SA preferences file stored in the user's home directory.
Commands: lsmsad(8), volintro(8)