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Thursday, December 27, 2012

Moving a root volume ( vol0 ) from one Netapp filer to other

To move the vol0 volume, you need only use ndmpcopy , 

Now moving root volume from FAS01 to FAS02

1) Create a new volume, such as vol0new in FAS02

2) Use this command ndmpcopy:

ndmpcopy FAS01:/vol/vol0/etc FAS02:/vol/vol0new/etc

3) Now make the new volume as a root volume, with the command:

options vol0new root

4) Now Reboot the filer FAS02 


Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Log file locations in NetApp


/etc/log/messages (symbolic link to /etc/messages)
SnapMirror:
/etc/log/snapmirror
FlexClone:
/etc/log/clone
Auditlog:
/etc/log/auditlog
Deduplication:
/etc/log/sis
LACP:
/etc/log/lacp_log
Backup:
/etc/log/backup and /etc/log/ndmpdlog
FTP:
/etc/log/ftp.cmd and /etc/log/ftp.xfer
Shelf Messages:
/etc/log/shelflog/shelflog_ata and /etc/log/shelflog_esh
Volume Operations:
/etc/log/vol_history
Crash Files:
/etc/log/crash/aggregates/<aggregatename>/
Performance Archives:
/etc/log/stats/archives
ACP:
/etc/log/acp/acplog_master and /etc/log/acplog