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HSM: Sideband Database Creation Fails (Doc ID 2750169.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 12, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Hierarchical Storage Manager (HSM) and StorageTek QFS Software - Version 5.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Customer running HSM 6.1-04 reports sideband database creation fails. 

They installed MySQL 5.7 and configured the database and the config file.
They ran the 'samdb create <family_set fsname>' command and after that tried to load the file created by samfsdump, which failed complaining it could not open the file.  This is most likely because samdb is a 32 bit executable and the output from samfsdump is too large in size.

They then recreated the db and tried using the 'i' load option as shown below:




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