Unable to encapsulate root disk

Article:TECH70288  |  Created: 2009-01-06  |  Updated: 2010-01-29  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH70288
Article Type
Technical Solution

Product(s)

Environment

Issue



Unable to encapsulate root disk

Error



"/usr/lib/vxvm/voladm.d/bin/disk.encap: test: unknown operator nodg"

Solution



When try to encapsulate the disk from the command line as below or through vxdiskadm option no 2, you get the error  :
# /usr/lib/vxvm/bin/vxencap -c -g rootdg rootdisk=c#t#d#
"/usr/lib/vxvm/voladm.d/bin/disk.encap: test: unknown operator nodg"

SOLUTION:
There is a file call vxdg in /etc/default directory with content of
# cat vxdg
cds=off

Remove this file in /etc/default and it allow to continue encapsulate procedure


Legacy ID



324094


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH70288


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