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Resolved! dg import

Hi, I like to verify the steps how an dg is imported. vxdg import dg,the vxio will issue an query on all HBA ports to find all the disks who have that dg name written on private area.right?In this query is involved vxdisk scandisk? Also if an private...

Resolved! dg time

Hi, I like to verify what happens when an disk group is imported on an host.There will be an check of dirty region?Why if we have an dg with a large number of logical volumes of large size each,the imported time could be very long?Could it be 30 min ...

Encapsulating a disk

Hi,  I have set up a  new x86 server with Sol 10 and did a fresh installation of vxvm in that however, I have 2 disks in OS when I tried to online a root disk in vxvm it is not picking up. I tried to encapsulate the root disk, it says that disk is ...

Resolved! How to use fsdb to repair VxFS file system?

The symantec offcial Manaul page of fsdb command is very simple with little information about its usage. Is there any guide to use fsdb command on all OS platform (i.e. AIX, HPUX ,Linux etc...) ? How to use fsdb to repair VxFS file system? My ult...

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Issue while encapsulating the root disk

I am unable to encapsulate a root disk with a following error messages. O/p's 1. Partition table: partition> p Current partition table (original): Total disk cylinders available: 3913 + 2 (reserved cylinders) Part      Tag    Flag     Cylinders...

Veritas Cluster addition

Hi All,   In our environment we are having 8 node Veritas cluster sharing a Filesystem in all servers, and now we have request to add 8 more nodes to the existing cluster. So please provide the steps as well the best way to complete the setup.   ...

Resolved! Doubts on VxVM,VCS Upgrade & root disk encapsulation

Hi All, I have the below queries please 1) In order to stop VxVM to load at system boot time, we need to modify /etc/system file.    What entries are to be commented out ?    Is it only rootdev:/pseudo/vxio@0:0 set vxio:vol_rootdev_is_volume=1 ...

Resolved! How to break root disk Mirror in VxVM

Hi All bash-3.00# vxprint -g rootdg -vh rootvol TY NAME         ASSOC        KSTATE   LENGTH   PLOFFS   STATE    TUTIL0  PUTIL0 v  rootvol      root         ENABLED  60821952 -        ACTIVE   -       - pl rootvol-01   rootvol      ENABLED  60821...

Resolved! Setting up Solaris ACLs on VxFS Mount-points

Hi All, I'm having Solaris 10 3/05 Release on Sparc Machine which contains VxFS mount-points. I tried to define default ACL permissions which can be set on directories to the mount-points also, but couldn't accomplish my task.   My requirement is...

Resolved! Linux host shows more number of paths than actual

my linux host RHEL 6.4 , has EMC Symmetrix DMX800 luns provisioned. 2 HBA ports are seeing luns on the 2 array ports , thus making it 4 paths per lun. Instead OS sees it as 36 paths. Same luns are also assigned to another host, there i see it corre...

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Resolved! vcs patch

Hi, I like to verify things.     If i have 2 nodes vcs with applications running on them,and i wish to patch or upgrade VCS,then it is enough to stop the vcs on both nodes and apply patches or upgrade.Right?Then restart VCS.   This is possible ...

Enhancement suggestion for Storage Foundation

Hello: I work in IAG Unix support in Sydney, Australia. Volume Manager commands run by users are logged in the cmdlog* files. It would help supportablity if VxFS file system commands such as fsck and fsadm were also logged in text files. That way,...

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Resolved! vxvm vx zfs

Hi, Please i like to verify with are the advantages on vxvm/vxfs over zfs.         The maximum size of an LUN is limited to the maximum size that the file system created on it,support?       thanks.

Resolved! vxvm

Hi, I wish to verify things. Any application is aware only of the file system and not aware of what logical volume is underneath.right?So if one logical volume (from an mirror logical volume) fails,the application still continue to work on this fil...

Resolved! How does FSS work in a campus cluster

With a conventional VxVM mirrored campus cluster, if an array is down, then the diskgroup agent does a force import so that the diskgroup is imported with only half the disks - how does this work with an FSS campus cluster: So suppose you have Node ...

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Resolved! CVM won't start on remote node with an FSS diskgroup

I am testing FSS (Flexible Shared Storage) on SF 6.1 on RH 5.5 in a Virtual Box VM and when I try to start CVM on the remote node I get: VCS ERROR V-16-20006-1005 (r55v61b) CVMCluster:cvm_clus:monitor:node - state: out of cluster reason: Disk for di...

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problem with starting vxconfigd

Hello! i have a problem with starting vxconfigd daemon # # vxconfigd VxVM vxconfigd ERROR V-5-1-8561 ddl_fill_dmp_info: Path 0x1f021000 not found in devlist FAKE_ENCLR_SNO: Error 0 VxVM vxconfigd ERROR V-5-1-1589 enable failed: System error occu...

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