azalea says

Install IBM TSM Client on Ubuntu (amd64)

1. Get the RPMs for the client software

You should have them already when you read this.

2. Additional software that may be required

sudo apt-get install ksh libstdc++5

3. Unpack the archive

tar xvf 6.1.3.0-TIV-TSMBAC-LinuxX86.tar

4. Unpack the RPM archives

alien -g TIVsm-API.i386.rpm

alien -g TIVsm-BA.i386.rpm

alien -g TIVsm-API64.i386.rpm

5. Change directory names

mv TIVsm-API-6.1.3/debian TIVsm-API-6.1.3/DEBIAN

mv TIVsm-BA-6.1.3/debian TIVsm-BA-6.1.3/DEBIAN

mv TIVsm-API64-6.1.3/debian TIVsm-API64-6.1.3/DEBIAN

6. Edit the control files

vim TIVsm-API-6.1.3/DEBIAN/control

-- remove blank line after "Maintainer:" line

-- in "Architecture:" line change "i386" to "amd64"

-- delete "${shlibs:Depends}" in "Depends:" line

-- joing two "Description:" lines into one line

-- insert line "Version: 6.1.3"

-- delete last two lines " ." and " (Converted..."

-- append an empty line as last line

Source: tivsm-api

Section: alien

Priority: extra

Maintainer: who you are

Package: tivsm-api

Architecture: amd64

Depends:

Description: the API IBM Tivoli Storage Manager API

Version: 6.1.3

-- save and exit

vim TIVsm-BA-6.1.3/DEBIAN/control

-- remove blank line after "Maintainer:" line

-- in "Architecture:" line change "i386" to "amd64"

-- delete "${shlibs:Depends}" in "Depends:" line

-- joing two "Description:" lines into one line

-- insert line "Version: 6.1.3"

-- delete last two lines " ." and " (Converted..."

-- append an empty line as last line

Source: tivsm-ba

Section: alien

Priority: extra

Maintainer: who you are

Package: tivsm-ba

Architecture: amd64

Depends:

Description: the Backup Archive Client IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Client

Version: 6.1.3

-- save and exit

vim TIVsm-API64-6.1.3/DEBIAN/control

-- remove blank line after "Maintainer:" line

-- in "Architecture:" line change "i386" to "amd64"

-- delete "${shlibs:Depends}" in "Depends:" line

-- joing two "Description:" lines into one line

-- insert line "Version: 6.1.3"

-- delete last two lines " ." and " (Converted..."

-- append an empty line as last line

Source: tivsm-api64

Section: alien

Priority: extra

Maintainer: who you are

Package: tivsm-api64

Architecture: amd64

Depends:

Description: the API IBM Tivoli Storage Manager API

Version: 6.1.3

-- save and exit

7. Create *.deb packages

dpkg -b TIVsm-API-6.1.3

dpkg -b TIVsm-BA-6.1.3

dpkg -b TIVsm-API64-6.1.3

8. Install *.deb packages

sudo dpkg -i TIVsm-API-6.1.3.deb

sudo dpkg -i TIVsm-BA-6.1.3.deb

sudo dpkg -i TIVsm-API64-6.1.3.deb

9. Create/modify TSM configuration files

vim /opt/tivoli/tsm/client/ba/bin/dsm.opt

ServerName TSMServer

Domain ALL-LOCAL

DateFormat 3

-- save and exit

vim /opt/tivoli/tsm/client/ba/bin/dsm.sys

ServerName TSMServer

CommMethod TCPip

TcpPort 1500

TcpServerAddress tsmserver.your.domain.com

NodeName registered-name-for-this-system

PasswordAccess generate

Compression On

ErrorLogName /var/log/dsmerror.log

ErrorLogRetention 5 D

SchedLogName /var/log/dsmsched.log

SchedLogRetention 5 D

* InclExcl /opt/tivoli/tsm/client/ba/bin/dsm.inclexcl

-- set the TcpServerAddress to the fully qualified name of the TSM Server

-- set the NodeName to the node name as registered with the TSM Server

-- save and exit

10. Possible errors

/usr/bin/dsmc: No such file or directory, but the file /usr/bin/dsmc is present

run

ldd /usr/bin/dsmc

if it says "not a dynamic executable"

sudo apt-get install ia32-libs

dsmc: error while loading shared libraries: libgpfs.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory

Print shared library dependencies (not necessary):

ldd /usr/bin/dsmc
sudo vim /etc/ld.so.conf.d/tivoli.conf

--add line: /opt/tivoli/tsm/client/api/bin/

sudo ldconfig

ANS0102W Unable to open the message repository /opt/tivoli/tsm/client/ba/bin/EN_US/dsmclientV3.cat. The American English repository will be used instead.

cd /opt/tivoli/tsm/client/ba/bin

sudo ln -s /opt/tivoli/tsm/client/lang/EN_US

dsmj (GUI) starts to load, but then gives the error: "ANS5179E TSM is unable to continue. Exiting program."

cd /usr/lib

sudo ln -s ../../opt/tivoli/tsm/client/api/bin/libxerces-c1_6_0.so /usr/lib/
libtsm613xerces-c1_6_0.so

11. Run TSM client by:

sudo dsmc (command line)

or

sudo dsmj (GUI)

References:

http://www.adsm.org/forum/showthread.php?t=16637

http://www.adsm.org/forum/showthread.php?t=17756

http://www.adsm.org/forum/showthread.php?t=3809

http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/tsminfo/v6/index.jsp?topic=/com.ibm.itsm.client.doc/t_cfg_crtdefopt.html

http://wiki.bolay.net/doku.php?id=operating_systems:linux:debian:installing_the_tsm_client

http://www.oucs.ox.ac.uk/hfs/help/faq/index.xml.ID=solaris

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