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Oracle HSM (SAM-QFS) - How to Reuse a Lun in a Different QFS Filesystem (Doc ID 1680676.1)

Last updated on JULY 08, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Hierarchical Storage Manager (HSM) and StorageTek QFS Software - Version 3.5 to 6.1 [Release 3.0 to 6.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


How to prepare an old lun for reuse so it can be added to an existing or newly created QFS filesystem.

We are retiring a QFS filesystem and would like to reuse the storage luns for a different QFS volumes. Do I need to re-initialize or zero out the lun (dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/) to properly add lun to another existing QFS volume?


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