Oracle HSM (SAM-QFS): How to Grow an Offline Filesystem with Additional Metadevices or Data Devices, Using samgrowfs

(Doc ID 1002022.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 26, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Hierarchical Storage Manager (HSM) and StorageTek QFS Software - Version 3.5 and later
All Platforms
***Checked for relevance on 26-Jan-2017***

Goal

As SAM-QFS filesystems fill, it may become necessary to add meta devices or data devices to your QFS or SAM file system.
This document will discuss the use of the samgrowfs(1M) utility and how to do an 'offline' grow. It is a supplement to the information available in the File System Administrator's Guide and the samgrowfs(1M) man page.

NOTE: This document discusses 'offline' grow.  For information regarding the SAM-QFS release 5.X 'online' grow, see document 1339502.1 titled Sun QFS and Storage Archive Manager (SAM): How to online grow a shared filesystem

 

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