Oracle HSM: Extended Attributes Not Being Restored Correctly
Last updated on NOVEMBER 22, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Hierarchical Storage Manager (HSM) and StorageTek QFS Software - Version 6.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Using the samfsrestore utility to restore onto a file system created on HSM 6.1 or greater has an issue with zeroing out the extended attributes (xattrs). Restoring onto an older file system does not have the problem.
For example, after using samfsrestore to restore a file to a HSM 6.1.X filesystem, the fixity message digest hash is not shown in sls output:
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