Oracle HSM: Extended Attributes Not Being Restored Correctly (Doc ID 2306715.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 13, 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.

Symptoms

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:

 

Cause

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