Manually uninstalling VCS 5.1SP1


Manually uninstalling VCS from Storage Foundation HA.

Vxvm/VXfs will be running on server and removing only VCS part.


Removing VCS RPMs manually


You must remove the VCS RPMs from each node in the cluster to uninstall VCS.

To manually remove VCS RPMs on a node


1 Shut down VCS on the local system using the hastop command.

# hastop -local


2 Stop the CmdServer.

# /opt/VRTSvcs/bin/CmdServer -stop


3 Unconfigure the fencing, GAB, LLT, and AMF modules.

# /sbin/vxfenconfig -U

# /sbin/gabconfig -U

# /sbin/lltconfig -U

# /opt/VRTSamf/bin/amfconfig -U


4 Unload the VxFEN driver:

# /etc/init.d/vxfen stop



5 Unload the GAB driver:

# /etc/init.d/gab stop


6 Unload the LLT driver:

# /etc/init.d/llt stop


7 Unload the AMF driver:

# /etc/init.d/amf stop


8 Remove the VCS 5.1 SP1 RPMs in the following order:


# rpm -e VRTSamf

# rpm -e VRTSvcsea

# rpm -e VRTSatClient

# rpm -e VRTSatServer

# rpm -e VRTScps

# rpm -e VRTSvcsdr

# rpm -e VRTSvcsag

# rpm -e VRTSvcs

# rpm -e VRTSvxfen

# rpm -e VRTSgab

# rpm -e VRTSllt


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