fcocquyt at stanford
Aug 9, 2012, 4:56 PM
Post #2 of 2
There are a ton of checks done before the vfiler migration will execute (including 32/64 bit aggrs, model of clusters, load etc)
Re: vfiler migrate, snapmirror and 7.3.x to 8.1.x?
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If you are talking offline migration done from the command line, the checks are less strict than the online, non-disruptive done from the NMC.
220.127.116.11P5 -> 8.1 should be supported (as long as all the checks are passed (like 32/64 bit aggrs)
I'd recommend getting a trial license if possible and testing the migration to know exactly what to expect.
On Aug 9, 2012, at 12:50 PM, Randy Rue wrote:
> I googled on this and found an earlier thread here that I actually
> started. Was trying to migrate a vfiler "whole" to a new cluster, but from
> 18.104.22.168P% to 8.0.2 and with no snapmirror license. Ended up doing it via
> rsync to a new vfiler.
> Looking into getting SnapMirror licensing now. And the target cluster is
> now 8.1 7-mode. To confirm, I can move a vfiler from 22.214.171.124P5 to 8.1
> "whole" with just the minor interruptions during the cutover? Source and
> target are on the same subnet.
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