How to Import or Migrate an Existing OCFS2 Repository Prior To OVM 3.3.
Last updated on JULY 12, 2017
Applies to:Oracle VM - Version 3.2.1 and later
This document discusses how to reuse a managed OCFS2 repository instead of destroying the data by creating a new repository.
This procedure is NOT required in OVM 3.3.x or later, provided that the "source" repository is from OVM 3.3.x or later; OVM 3.3.x and later allow repositories to moved among pools by relinquishing and taking ownership.
It addresses the following scenarios:
1) Oracle VM Server and Manager have been reinstalled in a new environment - for example a hardware change.
2) Oracle VM Server without change, but the manager installed without old UUID resulting in OVMRU_002037E when trying to add an existing repository.
3) Repository requires to be moved from an OVM 3.x prior to 3.3.x or later to another OVM pool or manager.
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