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iSCSI lun to FC lun

ADDEDMARIORF3

Hello Guys,

 

I have a iSCSI LUN (produtction) and i want to convert in FC LUN. It ´s possible? i hahe a FC infra working fine.

 

Thank you very much!

 

AddMRF

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Re: iSCSI lun to FC lun

DREW_RUSSELL

Editing my comment as I too finite in my reading of the question.

 

xavierpitz method mentioned below should do the trick. You'll just need to make sure the new igroup is configured for FCP

Re: iSCSI lun to FC lun

ADDEDMARIORF3

Thank You 

Have a good day.

Re: iSCSI lun to FC lun

xavierpitz

Hello,

 

What about :

 

- Stopping IOs to the LUN.

- Offlining the LUN.

- Unmapping the LUN from the iSCSI igroup.

- Mapping it to the new FCP igroup.

- Re-onlining the LUN.

 

I mean as long as the content of the LUN : partition table / filesytem(s) included are compatible with the OS from the target FCP server, why not ?

 

This is how I already migrated LUNs from iSCSI to FCP servers, but if you want to backup/restore it's up to you.

You could at least try ;). Take a snapshot before doing so.

 

Xavier Pitz

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