Netapp disk administration your netapp filer will have a number of disks attached that can be used disk assign disk_name -p 1. Change netapp disk ownership changing disk ownership a little known option to the disk assign command will allow you to change ownership without taking downtime. How to reassign disk ownership in netapp cluster mode. Explore snapshot, the most functional point-in-time copy software make copies in seconds, and protect your data through backup and recovery. Home tutorials netapp netapp data ontap 7-mode netapp data ontap 7-mode cli pocket guide netapp data ontap 7-mode cli pocket guide disk assign 0d020. I came across this quite a few times already where a disk has been inserted into a netapp clustered ontap system and that disk already has a disk.
Disk assign -s unowned -f the replaced disk will now be assigned as a spare disk to replace the spare which was used when the original failed you can check status of this using following command: aggr status -s to check auto disk assign feature use: options disk auto_assign the output will either show on or off. The other day a co-worker was doing his rounds in the data center, sent the team an email with (photos attached) indicating amber lights on one of the shelves of our netapp. How can the answer be improved. Unown disks – remove disk a quick command that i always forget to remember when you want to unown disks from a netapp where nether filer owns disk assign. This video describes the steps to assign ownership to a disk in netapp cluster mode during the initialization process some of the disk left unassigned in o.
7 thoughts on “ converting a netapp fas22xx or fas25xx or aff system to advanced drive partitioning to achieve this i have to assign 4 disk not even netapp. Netapp show spare disks on filer, how to show unused disks on netapp filer. Disks and array luns must be owned by a storage system before they can be used in an aggregate if your system is not configured to assign ownership automatically, or if your system contains array luns, you must assign ownership manually. Example: stor312:: system node run -node stor312-01 -command disk show -n stor312:: storage disk stor312::storage disk storage disk assign -disk stor312-01:1a1111 -owner stor312-01 stor312::storage disk storage disk show -disk stor312-01:1a1111.
Netapp cdot – create and extend an aggregate netapp cdot – advanced drive storage disk assign -disk 7210 -owner cdot_node1 cdot_cluster:. The netapp filer in the lab recently encountered a failed disk with the failed disk confirmed dead and removed, and the replacement disk added, i made my first attempt at replacing a failed disk in a netapp filer fas3050clow disk assign 0a29 disk 0a29 (s/n 3hy0t1gg00007342w9nj) is already owned by system cr2conffd03 (id 84173417.
Confirm the disk has been unowned by running the disk show -n command which should then show the disk as a spare once that's done login to the filer you'd like to assign the disk to and run the disk assign disk_name for the disk you'd like to assign. Changing the disk ownership from one netapp filer to another filer fbtfas2040b disk assign 0c0019 -s unowned -f replacing a failed disk on netapp. How to forcefully reassign assigned disks on a netapp filer we had to do some emergency maintenance with a new netapp shelf a few days disk assign. How to video on the steps required to manually assign disks within netapp filers.
After replacing broken disks for netapp storage and if you want to manually assigned ownership back to the newly replaced but assigned disks, you can use the following command 1. Netapp / nseries how to assign disks to a different filer in a cluster ok this might sound to be a silly task, but when you need to perform it, you might get frustrated actually several times we had to move or reassign disks to a. Unlike the fas2240, the fas2220 cannot be converted into a disk shelf as part of an upgrade operation because the chassis is not supported as a disk shelf however, you can migrate ssd and capacity hdd drive carriers from the fas2220 to a ds4243 or ds4246 disk shelf and assign ownership to a new controller or you can migrate these.
Understanding disk auto assignment there was a time when disk auto assignment on netapp fas systems was with aff is to assign half a shelf of disks to. Take ownership of the disks in maintenance mode, then reboot and assign them to the system and create a file system the right answer, of course, is before removing the disks from the original ontap v8x system, ensure you perform the required maintenance and spare them then. How to import disks or an aggregate from a foreign disk assign 1b1000 -o newcontroller -f when adding disks to a netapp system. I have added a ds4243 with 24 1tb drives to my fas2040 it looks like the disks on my new shelf have already been assigned before anytime i try to do a disk_removeownership or disk_unassign it says this can only be done in maintenance mode how can i unassign and reassign the disks with out taking.