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I'm trying to understand the requirements for AIX version matching between a SPOT, LPP_SOURCE and my mksysb images. I have a NIM server installed, and I've used it to install new LPARs both from the LPP_SOURCE and from mksysb files. These were based off 7100-00-01.
Recently I created... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: SamuraiMark
Kindly need help in my problem i.e. I get this error when i create spot from mksysb.
#0042-001 nim: processing error encountered on "master":
0042-001 m_mkspot: processing error encountered on "master":
0042-175 c_mkspot: An unexpected result was returned by the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: emerann
The SPOT defined in NIM is for aix 5.3 TL 7 . Some of the NIM clients are upgraded to TL 10 . Now the SPOT level is older than the mksysb level.
This will cause problem during restoration of any NIM clients.
Now i want to upgrade SPOT level to TL 10 and redefine the resources... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: newaix
I have added our DR to NIM server and tried to create bosinstall image with smitty nim_bosinst command. But ended up with below error.
warning: 0042-229 m_bos_inst: When installing a system using a mksysb as the
source for the installation, the level of the SPOT used for the
... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: newaix
I am implementing mksysb backups using NIM. I am using nimsh as client communication and mksysb backup are working fine, but this requires remote logon to be enabled for root.
Any thoughts on how can I implement mksysb backups using NIM without enabling remote logon for "root" ? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mk8570
I just want to ask whether anyone has experience on restoring mksysb backup in NIM. We have taken the mksysb backup and the SPOT has been configured on NIM also. I just want to know the checkpoints before doing this. Is there any checkpoints we need to do? Do we need to unmirrorvg? This... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: depam
Please excuse the possibly naive question but I'm trying to clone/install a new AIX 5.3 LPAR on a p570 from a mksysb image file using nim. Has anyone done this before and if so, what would the exact command look like?
Does it even remotely resemble something like
nim -o... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: combustables
I need to install "bos.adt.libm 184.108.40.206" on a server (AIX5.3 power 5).
How to install it from a nim mksysb of an another partition ?
Thank you (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: astjen
Can a NIM client mksysb restore be performed via NIM (smitty nim) without the NIM client machine having the NIM server's IP and hostname in its /etc/hosts file? (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: kah00na
I have multiple LPARS on p650 with mix of AIX5.2 and AIX5.1 with different rml level
My understanding is creating mksysb nim on NIM server is for new installation of LPARS
How do I do mksysb backup on existing lpars for recovery purpose or how do I do all mksysb to a NFS mounted Filesystem... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: melindaj