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Resolved! File System Strink on Windows

Hello, We have windows system and it the first VG, we have  3 volumes and once is for C drive, other one for E drive and other one for Swap.  Can we strink E drive and add more space to C drive? Would it cause any problem? This is my plan. 1. Unmo...

mokkan by Level 6
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Resolved! disk doesn't show up

Hi Team,   With regards to above change was implemented last week end, Change of the ports (Removing the old ports, adding the new one).   SAN end the new ports has been added & old one removed, after this some of the Disks were failed the after ...

jjustgood by Not applicable
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Resolved! Cluster dynamic disk group in VirtualBox

Has anyone being able to get cluster dynamic disk groups working in VirtualBox.  I have SFWHA 5.1 installed on W2003 and I can create a normal dynamic disk group, but I cannot create a cluster dynamic disk group on a fixed size shared disk - I get er...

mikebounds by Level 6
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Resolved! Windows File System Increase

Hello, In Unix and Linux after we extended the Volume on Diskgroup, we need to resize the filesystem.  How about in Windows, after we increase the volume, do we need to resize the file system? If so, how do we do it? Thanks in advance.  

mokkan by Level 6
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Resolved! Blue Disk Icon in SFWHA against disk

I would like to know whether the blue information icon that I am seeing on the passive node of a sfwha cluster will clear when a failover is initiated. The issue has arisen following a recent disk expansion which all went well apart from the odd iss...

slick1 by Level 2
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Resolved! How to configure NBU service group in GCO with VVR

Discussion split off from I have configured - site 2 with 1 node cluster - I have install the SFWHA6.1 software and created dynamic disk grou...

NBU_13 by Level 6
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Adding a new disk to VG

Hello,   We recently moved moved our stoage and they assigned new to LUN to our host, but  in VG it is holding the old LUN. We are running windows 2008. How do we remove the old lun and add the new LUN to the VG?   Thank you.    

mokkan by Level 6
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Resolved! EMC CX4 to EMC VNX LUN Migration

I have a few challenges I've stumbled onto in regards to a LUN migration involving Veritas Storage Foundation 5.1, a product I am unfamiliar with. I need to migrate the data/luns on the server that our mail archiving system (NearPoint Mimosa) is on f...

Resolved! VVR -DCM log fails to completely drain

Hi  My replication runs fine for an day or two. Then replication stops.  DCM log stuck on 2% and grows. Article:TECH55550 it’s because of an SRL overflow. To resolve we need to disable access to the volume. We cannot do this every second day. Thi...

Resolved! Mirror across options for mirrored volumes

During creation of mirrored volumes, you can choose to Mirror across disks by Port, Target, Enclosure, or Channel. I am not able to find in-depth information for these options. I do understand that if you have two enclosures, and you choose to mirror...

Resolved! Volume drive letters are not enumerated

Hello, I have a two node failover cluster which is running SQL Server 2008R2. The OS on the nodes is Server 2008 R2, and we are utilizing Veritas Storage Foundation for Windows 6.0.1 The issue is that at failover from Node01 to Node02, the Dynamic...

Resolved! Migrate SFW volume to Windows Disk Manager Volume

I used to tell customers: Don't go there. You really do not want to de-install SFW... We now have a customer where recovery requirements have changed - there is no longer a need for SFW/HA and VVR and wish to uninstall the software. The big questio...

Marianne by Moderator
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Windows Gui Permissions

Hi all, I'm new to the forums, so please let me know any other information that is normally helpfull.   I have recently been on site to a customer to install SFWHA 6.0.1 on a Windows 2008 R2 server. However, after completing the installation and g...

niclab by Not applicable
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Resolved! Firewall port requirement for VVR and GCO

Here I  have the list of firewall port requirement for GCO we are using 4 IP's at one site and each of the will be from same subnet . physical IP- ...

Jomy by Level 5
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VVR Block Pending Status

Hi, Professional I would like to get the answer and solution with this detail. My customer using VVR 3.3 on windows 2003 and all service all fine but there are lag of blocks change between primary and second but I'm new in this product and I have n...