Archive for November, 2009

Linux multipathing

I use MPxIO in Solaris quite often and it works very well for me. This time I needed to test out I/O multipathing in RedHat. What I really needed to do: have a server with two HBA’s manage a mirror which has submirrors on separate SAN’s; so that the server has multiple paths to each […]

Posted on November 27, 2009 at 22:40 by somedude · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: centos, fibre channel, hp eva, linux, linux tips, multipathing, redhat, san, storage

Moving Solaris Container to a different host

Cloning Solaris Container is pretty straight forward. But what if you want to have an identical container on another host? In a nutshell: Make a clone of an existing container on host A Detach the clone Compress it and move it to host B Create configuration for the moved container Decompress the container on host […]

Posted on November 5, 2009 at 16:56 by somedude · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: solaris, solaris containers, solaris tips, solaris zones, virtualization