Veritas Volume Manager 5.0 Maintenance Pack 3 Hot Fix 3 Patch for Linux - RHEL 5

Problem

Veritas Volume Manager 5.0 Maintenance Pack 3 Hot Fix 3 Patch for Linux - RHEL 5

Solution


Click on the Download Now link below and then use these commands to unpack and install the appropriate patch.

# cksum *
1854170214      22960814        vm-rhel4_x86_64-5.0MP3HF3-rpms.tar.gz
1795910079      20479050        vm-rhel5_x86_64-5.0MP3HF3-rpms.tar.gz
2359074610      22027840        vm-sles10_x86_64-5.0MP3HF3-rpms.tar.gz
1589429643      20602410        vm-sles9_x86_64-5.0MP3HF3-rpms.tar.gz

# gzip -d <File_Name>.tar.gz

# tar -xf <File_Name>.tar

# cat README

Etrack Incidents: 1401029,1375303,1366824,1366849,1321752,1363318
=======================================================================
VERITAS Volume Manager 5.0 MP3HF3 for Linux

This is a hotfix patch 3 for Veritas Volume Manager 5.0MP3 on Linux.
This patch can only be installed on top of the following:
               VERITAS Volume Manager 5.0MP3
=======================================================================
Errors/Problems Fixed:

With devices in non-ready state, system panics at an early stage of boot
or after running command vxdctl enable or vxconfigd -k (e1401029)

Slow I/O performance with VxFS filesystems on mirror-concat VxVM volumes
with DCO and DRL (e1375303)

SmartMove fixes to support VxVM move operations, layered volumes and
instant snapshots. (e1366824,e1366849,e1321752,e1363318)

===========================================================================

Patch Installation Instructions:
--------------------------------

o Before-the-upgrade :-
 (a) Stop I/Os to all the VxVM volumes.
 (b) Umount any filesystems with VxVM volumes.
 (c) Stop applications using any VxVM volumes.

o Select the appropriate RPMs for your system, and upgrade to the new patch.

(for rhel4_x86_64)
# rpm -ev --nodeps VRTSvxvm-platform
# rpm -ev --nodeps VRTSvxvm-common
# rpm -ihv VRTSvxvm-common-5.0.30.03-MP3HF3_RHEL4.i686.rpm
# rpm -ihv VRTSvxvm-platform-5.0.30.03-MP3HF3_RHEL4.x86_64.rpm

(for rhel5_x86_64)
# rpm -ev --nodeps VRTSvxvm-platform
# rpm -ev --nodeps VRTSvxvm-common
# rpm -ihv VRTSvxvm-common-5.0.30.03-MP3HF3_RHEL5.i686.rpm
# rpm -ihv VRTSvxvm-platform-5.0.30.03-MP3HF3_RHEL5.x86_64.rpm

(for sles9_x86_64)
# rpm -ev --nodeps VRTSvxvm-platform
# rpm -ev --nodeps VRTSvxvm-common
# rpm -ihv VRTSvxvm-common-5.0.30.03-MP3HF3_SLES9.i586.rpm
# rpm -ihv VRTSvxvm-platform-5.0.30.03-MP3HF3_SLES9.x86_64.rpm

(for sles10_x86_64)
# rpm -ev --nodeps VRTSvxvm-platform
# rpm -ev --nodeps VRTSvxvm-common
# rpm -ihv VRTSvxvm-common-5.0.30.03-MP3HF3_SLES10.i586.rpm
# rpm -ihv VRTSvxvm-platform-5.0.30.03-MP3HF3_SLES10.x86_64.rpm

After installing the appropriate RPMs run 'vxinstall' to re-enable vxconfigd.

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