Veritas Access Troubleshooting Guide

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Product(s): Appliances (7.4.2 (3340))
Platform: 3340
  1. Introduction
    1.  
      About troubleshooting
    2.  
      General tips for the troubleshooting process
    3.  
      General techniques for the troubleshooting process
  2. General troubleshooting procedures
    1.  
      About general troubleshooting procedures
    2.  
      Viewing the Veritas Access log files
    3.  
      About event logs
    4.  
      About shell-activity logs
    5.  
      Setting the CIFS log level
    6.  
      Setting the NetBackup client log levels and debugging options
    7.  
      Retrieving and sending debugging information
    8.  
      Insufficient delay between two successive OpenStack commands may result in failure
  3. Monitoring Veritas Access
    1.  
      About monitoring Veritas Access operations
    2.  
      Monitoring processor activity
    3.  
      Generating CPU and device utilization reports
    4.  
      Monitoring network traffic
    5.  
      Exporting and displaying the network traffic details
  4. Common recovery procedures
    1.  
      About common recovery procedures
    2.  
      Restarting servers
    3. Bringing services online
      1.  
        Using the services command
    4.  
      Recovering from a non-graceful shutdown
    5.  
      Testing the network connectivity
    6.  
      Troubleshooting with traceroute
    7.  
      Using the traceroute command
    8.  
      Collecting the metasave image of a file system
    9.  
      Replacing an Ethernet interface card (online mode)
    10.  
      Replacing an Ethernet interface card (offline mode)
    11.  
      Replacing a Veritas Access node
    12.  
      Replacing a disk
    13. Speeding up replication
      1.  
        About synchronizing a replication job
      2.  
        Synchronizing an episodic replication job
    14.  
      Uninstalling a patch release or software upgrade
  5. Troubleshooting the Veritas Access cloud as a tier feature
    1.  
      Troubleshooting tips for cloud tiering
    2.  
      Issues when reading or writing data from the cloud tier
    3.  
      Log locations for checking for cloud tiering errors
  6. Troubleshooting Veritas Access installation and configuration issues
    1.  
      How to find the management console IP
    2.  
      Viewing the installation logs
    3.  
      Installation fails and does not complete
    4.  
      Excluding PCI IDs from the cluster
    5.  
      Cannot recover from root file system corruption
    6.  
      The storage disk list command returns nothing
  7. Troubleshooting the LTR upgrade
    1.  
      Locating the log files for troubleshooting the LTR upgrade
    2.  
      Troubleshooting pre-upgrade issues for LTR
    3.  
      Troubleshooting post-upgrade issues for LTR
  8. Troubleshooting Veritas Access CIFS issues
    1.  
      User access is denied on a CTDB directory share
  9. Troubleshooting Veritas Access GUI startup issues
    1.  
      Resolving GUI startup issues

About troubleshooting

Troubleshooting procedures for Veritas Access include the following types of procedures:

  • Alert and log message review

  • Routine maintenance tasks

  • Commonly used recovery procedures

  • Feature-specific problems and resolutions

Each of these procedures are described in the remaining chapters of this guide.

Some of the troubleshooting procedures in this guide require that you log on as the support user.