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Resolved! Replacing a shared disk group for stroage migration

Can any one post the steps to replacing a disk that has shared dg group on CFS cluster on HP unix service guard with the below existing attributes. layout=mirror mirror=2 mirror=enclr enclr=emc0 enclr=emc1 logtype=dco dcoversion=20 ndcomirror=2 dr1=...

billa07 by Level 2
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After vxvmconvert

Before running vxvmconvert, there is this pvscan PV /dev/sdb1   VG VG_DATA   lvm2 [150.00 GiB / 50.00 GiB free]   After running vxvmconvert the above is NOT reported by pvscan, as expected. This is reported: vxdisk list DEVICE       TYPE      ...

Resolved! Unable to mirror devices due to disk offset issues

Hi all,   I'm in the middle of a storage migration project. I'm moving volumes from one storage system to another with mirroring. The OS is Solaris 10 update 11 and Storage Foundation version is 6.1 (latest patch level).   While trying to mirro...

yairza7 by Level 2
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Resolved! SFCFSHA 6.2 : DG in unknown status

Hi all, On a 2 nodes system I did a fresh installation of SFCFSHA 6.2. There's an IBM array with shared Luns. There's only one path. Linux are 6.7 64bit built identically. After installation, llt failed to start. So I installed also the MR and pa...


Hello folks. I am running SFRAC 6.1 under AIX 6.1 Following few storage issues, i got disassociated plexes. while trying to reassociate them with their volumes using vxplex -g <mydg> att, i am hitting a panic on the server. the panic string is DS...

kwakou by Level 4
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Hi Everyone, Can anyone please help me in understanding how does this product work and how is it licensed? Any document/link/licensing guide for the same will be of great help. Correct me if i am wrong, this is now Infoscale? I dont want to get in ...

disk group import failure

I created a full snapshot volume some months ago from Server A to Server B. Both servers are running veritas cluster 6.1 under AIX Now when i want to refresh the snap vol with its original source; I stopped all cluster service on Server B and deport...

kwakou by Level 4
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VxFS Performance problem after HPUX/Veritas upgrade

An an old machine  - model "9000/800/rp4440  " (4 PA-RISC 8800 processors (1000 MHz, 64 MB)) with 16GB we have upgraded HPUX from 11.23 to 11.31 - Veritas from 3.5 to 4.1. Now, from time to time we have system with very high response time. Basically,...

motix by Level 2
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Resolved! Cross Cable in Storage Foundation

Hi,   I have 2 master servers that they are connected through cross cables (cluster). I would like to know what´s the reason for that (and I if can remove one of them).      

Resolved! VxVM Migrate Data and remove the disk

Hello Friends,   We have Veritas Volume Manger (4.1) configured in Solaris 10... We have a disk group:  where there are two local disks along with several SAN Disks... I am looking for a way to migrate the data/volumes in the local disk to SAN Disk...

Resolved! After upgrade cvmvoldg fails for all diskgroups

Hi, after upgrading my SFHA 6.1 cluster from Rhel6.5 to Rhel 6.7 and SFHA to 6.1.1-300 , cvm is online, but cvmvoldg fails to startup for all diskgroups. (the installer ended with message ...successful....) Information in /var/log/messages...

AlexBP by Level 2
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Resolved! Not able to install (cpi-Patch-, cpi-Patch-, gab-rhel5_x86_64-Patch-

My Environment SFHA Version = 6.1 installed RHEL Version = 5.6 installed Query I am able to install following 3 patches but could not able to install others ( cpi-Patch-, cpi-Patch-, gab-rhel5_x86_64-Patch-6.1....

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Resolved! need to rename volume with all objects

    I want to rename the below volume trans1-proddata_-01 to trans1-proddata_-01-temp   vt trans1-proddata_-01 - ENABLED  ACTIVE   1 v  trans1-proddata_-01_tier1 trans1-proddata_-01_orig ENABLED ACTIVE 419430400 SELECT - fsgen pl trans1-proddat...

symsonu by Level 6
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Resolved! replace disk vxvm with powerpath

hi, I wish to find out how to replace a disk in vxvm with powerpath in solaris. i think: - vxdg -g group rmdisk disk or vxdg -g group -k rmdisk disk if the disk has many subdisks. -vxdiskunsetup disk   or the above with vxdiskadm   then cfgad...

Resolved! Upgrade of server

Hi all ! I have some outdated RHEL5 installations with older vxfs 5.xx on. Some weeks back I popped out one of the mirrored OS disks and installed both RHEL7 and vxfs 6.2.1. I found no way to mount the old filsystems after the installation was don...

Resolved! Vxdisk shows disk error on secondary cluster

Hello ppl,   I need quick help to understand the below situation as i am a bit new to VCS world .   We have a global cluster running with 2 nodes on each site . Primary side (2) and secondary site 2.   The secondary site however is complete idl...

rash193 by Level 2
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Resolved! vxprint output description

Hi I am nwbie in vxvm, I want to understand a scenario,Kindly help me on this,   a) In this vxprint o/p, what does these 4 plexes means.. which type of RAID configuration it is, if there are 2 plexes or 5 plexes what  would be the RAID configuratio...

Resolved! Query about cache volume and cache object

Hi I am creating a cache, but it is failing can you please suggest what's wrong with this??   # vxassist -g versant_vg make versant_CACHE 19.8 VxVM vxassist INFO V-5-1-13572 Volume length rounded-up to 32 so that#012#011it is a multiple of the di...

arun660 by Level 3
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Resolved! All Veritas Packages Failed to Install

Hello Im a newbie to veritas. I tried installing it to Solaris 11. 5.11 and got the following:   VRTSperl package failed to install on ldom5 VRTSvlic package failed to install on ldom5 VRTSspt package failed to install on ldom5 VRTSvxvm package...