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HSM: Local File Copy (cp -p) Fails Once Extended Attribute MD5 Hash Is Set (Doc ID 2866858.1)

Last updated on JULY 12, 2023

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.


HSM 6.1.5 Local file copy (cp -p) fails once MD5 checksum hash is set

Customer getting the following copy error when trying to copy a file locally using the cp -p command, as their application user.
The copy is successful, until the file is written to tape and the MD5 hash gets set on the file.
This is the error that is reported:

The local copy works (no error reported) if they have the original/legacy samfs checksum set for a file (vs. MD5).
The local copy works (no error reported) if they copy a file (with MD5 hash) as root.




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