> - how to upgrade your SAN without dropping your system
Trivially simple, really. Before you start assure that all FC paths are
active. Then do the SAN upgrade. You get some 'path missing' errors at
worst as each of the nodes restarts. Nothing goes down. It has always
been that way for any IBM i supported SAN.
> - How to put PTF's, OS upgrades, etc on your target box
Also simple: Shut down the PowerHA bits (Don't need to stop
replication!) do PTFs/upgrades etc, restart PowerHA bits.
Usually we do the target first then flip then do the source and then
Wanna know the best part? The SANs continue replication while you do the
PTFs and / or OS UPgrade!!! So you're not even behind when you're done.
Try THAT with MIMIX and friends!
- Larry "DrFranken" Bolhuis
www.iDevCloud.com - Personal Development IBM i timeshare service.
www.iInTheCloud.com - Commercial IBM i Cloud Hosting.
As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases.
This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2022 by midrange.com and David Gibbs as a compilation work. Use of the archive is restricted to research of a business or technical nature. Any other uses are prohibited. Full details are available on our policy page. If you have questions about this, please contact
Operating expenses for this site are earned using the Amazon Associate program and Google Adsense.