Archive for February, 2011

Solaris Zones migration with ZFS

Here I will demonstrate how to migrate a Solaris Zone running
on T5220 server to a new T5220 server using ZFS as file system for
this Zone.

Introduction to Solaris Zones
Solaris Zones provide a new isolation primitive for the Solaris OS,
which is secure, flexible, scalable and lightweight. Virtualized OS
services look like different Solaris instances. Together with the
existing Solaris Resource management framework, Solaris Zones forms the
basis of Solaris Containers.

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Oracle Solaris. How-to migrate Data from storage luns in ZPOOL

In this article I will provide solution – How to migrate data between different storage luns in-range one ZFS POOL in Solaris 10.


Let take example – we have next ZFS POOL grid:

root@solaris10 # zpool status grid
pool: grid
state: ONLINE
scrub: none requested

grid ONLINE 0 0 0
c14t60060E800428E400000028E40000010Cd0 ONLINE 0 0 0
c14t60060E800428E400000028E400000111d0 ONLINE 0 0 0
c14t60060E800428E400000028E400000113d0 ONLINE 0 0 0
c14t60060E800428E400000028E400000115d0 ONLINE 0 0 0
c14t60060E800428E400000028E400000117d0 ONLINE 0 0 0
c14t60060E800428E400000028E40000053Ed0 ONLINE 0 0 0
c14t60060E800428E400000028E400000536d0 ONLINE 0 0 0
c14t60060E800428E400000028E400000539d0 ONLINE 0 0 0
c14t60060E800428E400000028E400000547d0 ONLINE 0 0 0
c14t60060E800428E400000028E400000548d0 ONLINE 0 0 0

errors: No known data errors
root@solaris10 #

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