I am new to UNIX systems and so far i know only basic shell commands.
Can someone tell me how to check the available hard drives on my server and get an info on them? I am also searching for a command to check their firmware version as well?
On HP-UX you can easily use the
For disk firmware status and upgrades and lower level info use the STM (Support Tools Manager) that you can DL from HP's nice and wonderful page.
Depending on the machine (Integrity or old PA-RISC based stuff) you can also go the EFI route, to place the disk image firmware on the EFI partition and hack things via the built-in EFI shell.
SAM is deprecated as of 11.31, use SMH (system management homepage) instead.
Using command line:
Disk available on a system:
Disk type and size info: