is this a onet time thing, or does it happen often? how far apart are these as/400s? how fast does it have to get there? Chris Rehm wrote: > > That's kind of a stiff order, Matt! Can't affect the performance of the > production box? I don't know if that can be achieved. > > When you start fetching that data off the drives to send it (ftp was a > good plan) it is going to busy out the drive arms and the data channels > from the drive controllers. No matter what, this will cause conflict > with live jobs. > > Did you try just giving it a terrible priority? Like 55 or something? It > will take forever and it will still cause some delays (data has to > physically move so that takes time and hardware use), but it might be > gentle enough on your live box to live with. > > Matt Patee wrote: > > >I looked in the archives and did not find anything very apparent. I would > >appreciate any suggestions: > > > >Without using tape (don't ask), what is the best way to transfer a large > >library (40gb) from one system to another? It doesn't have to be fast, but > >I need it to not affect the performance of my production system (where I'm > >sending from). > > > >I tried FTP, but it ended up slowing the production box. Any help would be > >appreciated. > > > > > >~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ > >Matthew Patee > >Midrange Systems Manager > >ABM Industries > >(415) 351-4309 > >fax:(415) 351-4331 > > -- > Chris Rehm > firstname.lastname@example.org > > Beloved, let us love one another: for love is of God; and every one > that loveth is born of God, and knoweth God. 1 John 4:7 > > _______________________________________________ > This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L) mailing list > To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com > To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, > visit: http://lists.midrange.com/cgi-bin/listinfo/midrange-l > or email: MIDRANGE-Lemail@example.com > Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives > at http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l. -- Brad Jensen firstname.lastname@example.org President Electronic Storage Corporation Tulsa OK USA 918-664-7276 LaserVault Report Retrieval & Data Mining www.Laservault.com www.eufrates.com - Add distance learning to your site with easy course preparation
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