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Oncommand 5: Importing externanal relation of existing Snapvault’s does not import existing Snapshots.

I tried to import an existing SnapVault relation where some Snapshotes where already existing but does not import all existing Snapshots  Volume newVault...    %/used       %/total  date          name ----------  ----------  ------------  --------  22% (22%)    0% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:21  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1720+0100  41% (29%)    0% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:21  node2(0099926066)_newVault-base.1 (busy,snapvault)  51% (26%)    0% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:16  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1715+0100  62% (38%)    0% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:11  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1710+0100  70% (38%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:06  sv_hourly.0  73% (29%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:02  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1700+0100_1  77% (38%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:00  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1700+0100  80% (38%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 16:53  sv_hourly2  81% (24%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 16:53  sv_hourly  Snapshots existing before import:  node2(0099926066)_newVault-base.1 (busy,snapvault)  70% (38%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:06  sv_hourly.0  80% (38%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 16:53  sv_hourly2  81% (24%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 16:53  sv_hourly  Only following is shown in DPR ----------  ----------  ------------  -------- 41% (29%)    0% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:21  node2(0099926066)_newVault-base.1 (busy,snapvault)  51% (26%)    0% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:16  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1715+0100  62% (38%)    0% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:11  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1710+0100 73% (29%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:02  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1700+0100_1  77% (38%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:00  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1700+0100   If we click in DPR on Backup-Version we can only see the Versions of PM...... and baseline. Means if Operator likes to restore from old Snapshots like sv_hourly... they are not shown. Why this is not working? For customer this would not be acceptable. Why import external relationship is not importing all ? Any solution?

Re: Oncommand 5: Importing externanal relation of existing Snapvault’s does not import existing Snapshots.

Sorry ooutput now better...


I tried to import an existing SnapVault relation where some Snapshotes where already existing but does not import all existing Snapshots Volume newVault...

  %/used       %/total  date          name
----------  ----------  ------------  --------
22% (22%)    0% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:21  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1720+0100
41% (29%)    0% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:21  node2(0099926066)_newVault-base.1 (busy,snapvault)
51% (26%)    0% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:16  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1715+0100
62% (38%)    0% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:11  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1710+0100
70% (38%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:06  sv_hourly.0
73% (29%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:02  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1700+0100_1
77% (38%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:00  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1700+0100
80% (38%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 16:53  sv_hourly2
81% (24%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 16:53  sv_hourly

Snapshots existing before import:
node2(0099926066)_newVault-base.1 (busy,snapvault)
70% (38%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:06  sv_hourly.0
80% (38%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 16:53  sv_hourly2
81% (24%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 16:53  sv_hourly

Only following is shown in DPR
----------  ----------  ------------  --------
41% (29%)    0% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:21  node2(0099926066)_newVault-base.1 (busy,snapvault)
51% (26%)    0% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:16  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1715+0100
62% (38%)    0% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:11  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1710+0100
73% (29%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:02  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1700+0100_1
77% (38%)    1% ( 0%)  Feb 27 17:00  PM_hourly_2012-02-27_1700+0100


If we click in DPR on Backup-Version we can only see the Versions of PM...... and baseline. Means if Operator likes to restore from old Snapshots like sv_hourly...
they are not shown. Why this is not working? For customer this would not be acceptable. Why import external relationship is not importing all ? Any solution?

Re: Oncommand 5: Importing externanal relation of existing Snapvault’s does not import existing Snapshots.

Hi,

AFAIK Protection Manager will manage the snapshots which created by Protection manager. For restoring snapshots not taken by PM, you need to use filer commands.

-KJag