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Oracle HSM (SAM-QFS) - The sam-archiverd or sam-arfind Archiving Daemon Is Not Running and Will Not Start (Doc ID 1004347.1)

Last updated on JULY 12, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Hierarchical Storage Manager (HSM) and StorageTek QFS Software - Version 3.5 and later
All Platforms


This document will guide you through troubleshooting items that might prevent the archive daemons from starting. In order for archiving to take place for a file system, the parent archiver daemon, sam-archiverd(1M), and the archive scanning daemon, sam-arfind(1M), must be running. A separate sam-arfind(1M) daemon should be running for each file system that is expected to archive.

The inability to archive files may cause issues in these areas:

Troubleshooting Steps

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