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2copy media Export or Vaulting?

Started by MoosunLee in COMMUNITY SUPPORT. Last reply by Michael Richter Sep 2. 3 Replies

Move Tier3 to Tier2

Started by Joe in COMMUNITY SUPPORT. Last reply by Michael Richter Aug 27. 8 Replies

Copy 1 and 2

Started by Joe in COMMUNITY SUPPORT. Last reply by Jakub Szarlat Jun 2. 1 Reply

hidden files

Started by samsomu in STORNEXT COMMUNITY WISH LIST. Last reply by samsomu May 18. 4 Replies

Invalid media∆ state

Started by Joe in COMMUNITY SUPPORT. Last reply by Michael Richter Apr 24. 18 Replies

can we schedule a cron job for vsaudit?

Started by Santhosh Kumar in COMMUNITY SUPPORT. Last reply by Michael Richter Feb 24. 1 Reply

Tape issue in v6.0.6.1

Started by Dale Whittemore in COMMUNITY SUPPORT. Last reply by Dale Whittemore Feb 24. 1 Reply

Transcribe stornext 4.7.2

Started by Joe in COMMUNITY SUPPORT. Last reply by Jesper Schmidt Feb 12. 1 Reply

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Nino Romeo is now a member of Quantum's StorNext Community
Wednesday
Joe replied to Joe's discussion Drive exceeded its failure threshold
"Hi Michael My Redhat version 5.5 does not have this cli lsscsi ..... Can advise me what command I can use ? How can I reconnect the Fibre path of the tape drive if it is missing ?"
Wednesday
Michael Richter replied to Joe's discussion Drive exceeded its failure threshold
"Hi Joe, seem the drive is not online within the library or lost its Fibre Path to the MDC Server. If the Drive is not listed by "lsscsi -g" then, check the library if the drive is properly mapped. Rgds Michael"
Tuesday
Joe replied to Joe's discussion Drive exceeded its failure threshold
"Hi Michael I tried the command fsconfig -s It display an error for that particular drive say "FS0355 15 7164223 fsconfig interim: Failed to verify device. Update component V0,13 (/dev/sg40, SN:F00233F037) to offline. How can I get it back…"
Tuesday
Joe replied to Joe's discussion Drive exceeded its failure threshold
"The version of Stornext I have is 4.7.2 Thanks will try the cli"
Tuesday
Michael Richter replied to Joe's discussion Drive exceeded its failure threshold
"Hello Joe, if there is no Tape Alert on the library, then it might be something else such as incorrect device path or else. Can you please rung "fsconfig -s" to check if device path requires to be updated. Also let us know the current SNFS…"
Sep 9
Joe posted a discussion

Drive exceeded its failure threshold

Please help me, I have been having this issue and I need my tape drive to be functioning.In Stornext, it has Offline my drive and said in the error log " drive has exceeded its failure threshold "I went to check on the Tape Library software but it indicated that the drive is health.I tried cleaning the drive and then go back to Stornext to online the drive BUT after 20minutes it is Offline again.I tried resetting the drive, power cycle and still after I put it back online it will get Turn off…See More
Sep 7
Michael Richter replied to MoosunLee's discussion 2copy media Export or Vaulting?
"Hello, there is a difference in vaulting vs. exporting media even though you gain the same benefits of restoring data in worst case scenarios. See:…"
Sep 2
MoosunLee replied to MoosunLee's discussion 2copy media Export or Vaulting?
"Hello Michael, Thanks for your answer. My understanding of Vaulting is small, so I want to ask additional questions. Is it right to use the "export" menu to export 2copy media from the library? (There seems to be no menu called…"
Sep 2
Michael Richter replied to MoosunLee's discussion 2copy media Export or Vaulting?
"Hello, after you have changed the policy to store 2 instead of 1 Copy, you will have to change the attributes for all other - already existent - Files. You will need to use fschfiat and fschdiat to change amount of Target Copies for exiting…"
Sep 2
MoosunLee posted a discussion

2copy media Export or Vaulting?

Hi,I am using the i6 library for version 6.0.5.1 of snfs. For file redundancy, files previously saved as 1 copy were retrieved into storage. And I am working to change the attribute of the file to 2copy. What I want is to export the full 2copy media out of the library. And I want to keep it completely separate for disability. (Of course, the reason is lack of slot license,,) And I want to import new media instead of exported media. I have yet to experience how to pull out the media and…See More
Aug 31
Michael Richter replied to Joe's discussion Move Tier3 to Tier2
"Hello Joe, 2 things to consider 1.) Truncation: You may want to disable truncation to avoid having data on Tape only. This requires sufficient space on Disk 2.) Your policy is configured to retrieve to Tier2 indicating that you can retrieve data…"
Aug 27
Joe replied to Joe's discussion Move Tier3 to Tier2
"Hi Michael Thanks so much for helping me I plan to remove the whole tape library which is Tier3 of the setup. We would like to move out of using tape media. How can I migrate all the tape data to Tier2 directly without going through Tier1 Thanks"
Aug 27
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Aug 18
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Aug 12
Santhosh Kumar replied to Santhosh Kumar's discussion is it possible to have two separate FC attached Stornext environments mounted on a single machine
"Hi Michael, Thanks for the update. i have gone through the document and all it says to use fsforeignserver to get it done, but there is no proper step by step process? My question is do we need to zone the MDC into other fabric? if not how it will…"
Aug 7
 
 
 

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