Installing NDCTL and DAXCTL Packages on Linux
The ndctl and daxctl utilities are available in many Linux distribution package repositories. This approach is the easiest to use and maintain, compared with installing ndctl from source code. The daxctl utility is bundled with the ndctl packages.
Fedora
RHEL & CentOS
SLES & OpenSUSE
Ubuntu
Debian
1) Query the repository to confirm if the ndctl and daxctl packages are available:
Fedora 21 or earlier
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yum search ndctl
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yum search daxctl
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Fedora 22 or later
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dnf search ndctl
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dnf search ndctl
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2) Install the ndctl and daxctl packages
Fedora 21 or earlier
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yum install ndctl daxctl
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Fedora 22 or later
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dnf install ndctl daxctl
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The ndctl package is available on CentOS, RHEL, RHEL for SAP HANA 7.0 or later.
1) Query the repository to identify if the ndctl and daxctl packages are available:
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yum search ndctl
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yum search daxctl
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- or -
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dnf search ndctl
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dnf search daxctl
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2) Install the ndctl and daxctl packages
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yum install ndctl daxctl
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The ndctl and daxctl packages are available for OpenSUSE, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES), and SLES for SAP HANA v12.4 or later.
1) Query the repository to identify if ndctl and daxctl are available:
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sudo zypper search ndctl
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sudo zypper search daxctl
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2) Install the ndctl and daxctl packages
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sudo zypper install ndctl daxctl
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The ndctl and daxctl packages are available on Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish) or later.
1) Query the repository to identify if the ndctl and daxctl packages are available using either the aptitude, apt-cache, or apt utilities
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apt search ndctl
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apt search daxctl
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- or -
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aptitude search ndctl
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aptitude search daxctl
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- or -
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apt-cache search ndctl
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apt-cache search daxctl
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2) Verify if the ndctl package is currently installed and check the version
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apt list --installed ndctl
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apt list --installed daxctl
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3) Install the ndctl package or update an installed package
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sudo apt install ndctl daxctl
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The ndctl package is available on Debian 10 (Buster) or later. See https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/ndctl for up-to-date information.
1) Query available versions in configured repositories:
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apt policy ndctl
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apt policy daxctl
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2) Query the repository to identify if ndctl and daxctl are available using either the aptitude, apt-cache,
or apt utilities
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apt search ndctl
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apt search daxctl
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3) Verify if the ndctl and daxctl packages are currently installed and check the version
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apt list --installed ndctl
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apt list --installed daxctl
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4) Install the ndctl and daxctl packages or update an installed package
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sudo apt install ndctl daxctl
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