> I have a 5.0a system currently using AdvFS. I allocated all the disk
> space on several disks for AdvFS, but I realized that I need to claim
> some space back from some of those AdvFS partitions to use for Sybase
> raw partitions.
> Is it possible to move the AdvFS partition from say dsk2c to dsk2a
No - the c partition is the whole disk.
Quote:> I can imagine doing a vdump/vrestore but that involves quite a
> bit of downtime since it's a 20+ gig filesystem with user files. Is
> there an easier way of doing this?
Yes. Take another disk of size minimum the space used today and
add it to the AdvFS-domain by addvol.
After this operation is ended just use rmvol on the dsk2c.
So then you need to re-initialize the dsk2c disk and then partion it
You may find
NB! addvol requires a license; ADVFS-UTILITIES.
Kjell Andresen Systems administrator, University of Oslo, Norway
Center for Information Technology Services and
Department of Geophysics