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SF 5.0 Windows HA installation failed

Hi I am trying to install SF5.0 HA on Windows 2003 server and it hangs duing installation of Authentication service. Logs are listed below.  This happends after VRTSjre installation and percentage completed is 16%, afterwards it hangs. [2008/12/09 20...

Anbu by Level 3
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Importing clone disks on the same host.

Here is the scenario. We have two EMC symmetrix arrays configured with SRDF. We have a host which has devices allocated from a symm-A.  Now disks on Symmetrix-A are not accessible to the host. I want to allocate devices from Symm-B to the host. My qu...

DynaMOX by Level 2
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Starting vxconfigd for VxVM on sles...... Failed

Sorry for second request, but now in englishI have a problem with installation Storage Basic on Suse SLES 10, Title is the error message during the installation,"vxconfigd on sles is not available; installsf cannot set the default disk group",apperen...

sany by Level 2
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VxVM mirror issue

Hi,   We are getting error saying "Operation requires transaction" while trying to mirror a plex of striped volume. In the messages file we see following warning.   vxvm:vxconfigd: [ID 644802 daemon.warning] V-5-1-11550 Timed out transaction for clie...

Resolved! vxdisk list can only see the internal disks

HI,After installed vxvm4.1 on solaris10 05/08.  "vxdisk list" can only see the solaris internal disks, not for EMC disk, though "format" can see all of EMC disks. I had tried to create a file system on EMC disk and mounted it, there is no problem.  J...

vxfs_thread jumping to top on linux servers

I've noticed the vxfs_thread jumping to the top of the process list on linux servers (SLES9/10)  We aren't event using vxfs on the servers so it's curious as to why it even shows up as utilizating cpu.  There's particular servers where we do use it t...

walla71 by Not applicable
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Windows 2008 Cluster and SQL 2008

Hi everyone! Two short questions, that perhaps someone can answer to me:I am running a Windows 2008 failover cluster with Storage Foundation 5.1. 1) In the Failover Cluster Manager when Clicking "Storage" -> "Add a disk" the system always comes up wi...

disable DMP & use MPIO (AIX)

SF 5.0 MP3 running on AIX 5.3 We have presented this LUN (hdisk50) to the server which shows as ibm_vscsi0_2 auto:none       -            -            online invalid we want to use this device as a alt boot disk and have disabled DMP for this device ...

deamon by Level 4
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SF 5 Basic unable to encapsulate root - Solaris 10

Hi I have recently installed SF 5 Basic and am having a few problems encapsulating the root disk. I get the following errors reported after going through the encapsulation process (either via vxdiskadm or vxencap): VxVM  ERROR V-5-2-986 VxVM Informat...

Adamp by Not applicable
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encapsulation process ends in segmentation fault

Hi all,encapsulation process ends in segmentation fault erro (part )r. The failed command is "vxslicer" binary writing file /etc/vx/reconfig.d/slicer.lastlog. The disk layout is properly partitioned for encapsulation.The vxencap error message  is: .....

File system supporting concurrent I/O -- Need help!

Environment: Two HP 9000 running HP UX 11i v1SAN storage on the backend. LUNs can be seen/used by both servers. Applicatioin(not database) needs to write on file system built on these LUNs from both servers, in the same time. How do I do that? Can ve...

StevenX by Not applicable
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Clustered file system / NFS Share

Hi all, I encountered a problem whyle trying to use NFS share resource, based on clustered file system. The configuration of the cluster is: two servers (Solaris 9 is installed on them) with the same three luns from clariion. Two luns are in one disk...

Resolved! How do I recover rootdg?

I have solaris 9 and veritas volume manager 3.5. I had rootdg configured on it's own lun on external storage (san). Unfortunately this lun was destroyed on the san. As a consequence, vxconfigd and vxdctl will no longer start (and most vx commands wil...

simer by Not applicable
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Clustered file system / NFS Share

Hi all, I encountered a problem whyle trying to use NFS share resource, based on clustered file system. The configuration of the cluster is: two servers (Solaris 9 is installed on them) with the same three luns from clariion. Two luns are in one disk...

howto make created volumes available for clients?

hi,i´m currently testing the trialware of "storage foundation for windows". i successfully created some disk groups and some volumes in (VEA). how can i make these volumes available for other clients in my network? i don´t want to use windows shares....

tosys by Not applicable
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automatic vxreattach after mirror broke up

Hi there, I have a question regarding automatic recovery of NODEVICE plexes after loosing the connection to a SAN box. I have SF 5.0MP3 using RHEL 5.2 as OS. All volumes are mirrored to two different SAN boxes. In the event that I loose all pathes to...

Angrox by Not applicable
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Storage Foundation 5.0 MP3 Uninstallation on Solaris 10

Has anyone had any issues with the GUI of VEA? When deporting disks to another node, the gui at one place shows that the disks are failing, while at another place shows that they are healthy. I am looking for the MP3 uninstaller, but cannot find one....

shahfar by Level 5
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