disksuite mirroring d0 to d2 and d1 to d3

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Operating Systems Solaris disksuite mirroring d0 to d2 and d1 to d3
# 1  
Old 10-14-2009
disksuite mirroring d0 to d2 and d1 to d3

I have a SOlaris 10 v240 server. I'm installing disksuite to mirror the root drive D0 to D2. I also have one partition on disk 1 that I want to mirror to D3. I am not using ZFS right now.

Can I add that to my initial mirroring configuration or can I only mirror 1 drive to 1 drive?

Can I add that later by creating state databases on disks D1 and D3 and adding the mirror?

Thank you
# 2  
Old 10-16-2009
please provide the technical outputs. anyway,state database replicas should be created first
# 3  
Old 10-19-2009
thank you. I got the info on the sun forum that I could add to the replicas afterwards and just create the new mirror of the slice on the 2nd disk. I could also create the database on a new partition on the 2nd disk ask well.

thank you for your help
Login or Register to Ask a Question

Previous Thread | Next Thread

10 More Discussions You Might Find Interesting

1. Solaris

Disksuite question

Hello all, I have a Solaris Disksuite question :- I will be adding 4 new drives to an E250 server and need will be configuring 2 striped volumes each consisting 2 new disks with SVM. In the end i will have 2 volumes each of 72gb. So in effect i will have 1 volume called D7 and another volume... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: commandline
6 Replies

2. Solaris

Looking for Solstice DiskSuite 4.2

Hi all, Do you know where I can download Soltice Disksuite 4.2 for Solaris 2.6 ? I haven't the CD labeled “Solaris Server Intranet Extensions 1.0” . Thanks in advance for your precious help. Bests Regards Hosni (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: hosni
2 Replies

3. Solaris

mirroring with disksuite

hi all, i want to mirror two disks with disksuite under solaris 9 , doses smeone can explain me Briefly the essential steps to do that plz ? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: lid-j-one
3 Replies

4. Solaris

DiskSuite dilemma

Hello, We have this system a SunFire 280R running Solaris 8 Generic_117350-46. It has 2 36GB disks in it. They are mirrored with DiskSuite 4.2.1. When we execute a metastat all the devices report an Okay status, but when we go into metatool everything is in the Critical (maintenance)... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: mgb
4 Replies

5. Solaris

DiskSuite mirroring on x86 ?

Hi there , I have a 4 disk SunFire X4100 (x86) and my customer has specified that they want their disks to be in a mirrored configuration ....my understanding was that DiskSuite (or whatever its called now) didnt support x86, is this the case and if so, does anybody know of any options (preferably... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: hcclnoodles
6 Replies

6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Solaris 10 disksuite

We recently got a third party in to upgrade our solaris 8 sparc server to solaris 10. A few month later I now have a disk mirror problem that I would normally fix by going into the GUI screen "metatool" It appears that the third party didn't install disksuite after the upgrade. Does anyone know... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: miredale
10 Replies

7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

disksuite with no free partitions

I have a live server and I want to mirror the root drive (c1t0d0) to drive 2 (c1t2d0). I have maybe one free slice. I've read that I can take from swap to use for the replicas? 1) How is that done? 2) If I have no free partitions, how can I use swap for both replicas? 3) Can this be... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: csgonan
0 Replies

8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

disksuite and raidctl used together

I have a live Sunfire v440 server with 4 drives and I want to mirror drive 0 & 1 to 2 & 3. The on-board raid controller only allows for 1 live mirror. I was thinking of disksuite, but unfortunately the second disk is just one large partition with no free slices. I was thinking of using... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: csgonan
0 Replies

9. Solaris

Solstice DiskSuite

Has anybody every used Solstice DiskSuite? I am having trouble setting it up. I installed it without a problem, but do I really have to blow away the drives on the D1000 just to create a metastate database? (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: hshapiro
8 Replies

10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Disksuite questions

Is this correct if I have to create 2 partions of 100 Gigs each? (spread accross (6) 36 Gig drives) AVAILABLE DISK SELECTIONS: 0. c0t0d0 <SUN36G cyl 24620 alt 2 hd 27 sec 107> /pci@1f,4000/scsi@3/sd@0,0 1. c0t1d0 <SUN36G cyl 24620 alt 2 hd 27 sec 107> ... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: finster
10 Replies
Login or Register to Ask a Question