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cDot Metro-Cluster Rename MetaData volume


Hello Guys,


I was looking for a possibility to rename the Cluster mode metro cluster metadata volume or System volume for CPS Configuration Replication Storage Area Group subsystem.

the default name for these volumes are:


Vserver Volume Aggregate State Type Size Available Used%
--------- ------------ ------------ ---------- ---- ---------- ---------- -----
cluster1 MDV_CRS_9db501fd36a211e58c6b000e1e23ee50_A cluster2_n1_aggr1 - RW - - -
cluster1 MDV_CRS_9db501fd36a211e58c6b000e1e23ee50_B cluster2_n2_aggr1 - RW - - -
cluster1 MDV_CRS_ad0d29eb36a211e5b003000e1e23eea0_A cluster1_n1_aggr1 online RW 10GB 9.50GB 5%
cluster1 MDV_CRS_ad0d29eb36a211e5b003000e1e23eea0_B cluster1_n2_aggr1 online RW 10GB 9.50GB 5%


Not sure if that will break something or is there any additional spets to be followed in we want to rename these volumes.





Those volumes can't be renamed - even in diag mode.


optimus::*> vol rename -vserver optimus -volume MDV_CRS_72579a45295d11e58dc000a0986a07b7_A -newname new_name

Error: command failed: This operation is not supported for the system volume



regards, Niels



 Thanks Niels,


Atleast you tried, I could not do that as we are very near to production.




Why do you need to rename them in the first place?

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