SAMFS - Recycling Hang, No Recycler Logs Generated (Doc ID 1676271.1)

Last updated on JUNE 03, 2014

Applies to:

Sun QFS and Storage Archive Manager (SAM) - Version 5.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 SAMFS Version 5.2

 ACSLS attached SL8500 library

 

Customer scheduled recycler via crontab, which triggers recycling every day.

From some days, no recycling proceed and no recycler logs increased. For example, noticed problem on 08/May 2014 and their recycling stopped on 15/Apr 2014.

 

Log file shows their last recycler logs on 15/Apr 2014.

========== Recycler begins at Tue Apr 15 13:00:00 2014 ===========

Removable Media Libraries: 2 entries, Archive Sets: 0 entries

0  Family: SL8500_LTO4          Path: /varshare/catalog/SL8500_LTO4
   Vendor: (NULL)               Product: (NULL)              
   SLOT                  ty    capacity         space vsn
      0                  li       745.1G       814.0M RT0000              
      1                  li       745.1G       856.0M RT0001            

 ... ...  ... ...  ... ...  ... ...  ... ...  ... ...  ... ...  ... ...  ... ...  ... ...  ... ...

                      ---Archives---   -----Percent-----   Disk Volumes
 ----Status-----        Count    Bytes   Use  Obsolete       VSN   Archive Set


Waiting for VSN li:RT1242 to drain, it still has 47 active archive copies.
1289:0 li RT1289                   -il---b--c-f  745.1G    0     256k 1314186745 900 266390  0 //
1289:0 li RT1289                   -il---b--c-f  745.1G    0     256k 1314186745 900 266390  0 //

 

Issued 'samd stop' and 'samd start', but did not fix problem.

Changes

 None

Cause

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