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HSM Will Not Start Due to Bad Disk Volume Database (Doc ID 2759468.1)

Last updated on APRIL 19, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Hierarchical Storage Manager (HSM) and StorageTek QFS Software - Version 6.1.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Customer added a filesystem to their configuration while there appeared to be low memory space warnings which caused a problem resulting in the disk volume database getting corrupted.
The error messages indicate a problem with the disk volume database.

More specifically, the following message found in the /var/opt/SUNWsamfs/trace/sam-fsd file is indicative of a corrupted disk volume database.



 Customer was performing HSM configuration changes (adding an additional HSM filesystem) and performing re-configuration attempts to get the configuration update completed.


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