Links for January 30, 2009: VMware KnowledgeBase Article – Verify the health of ESX Server Operating System – There are many ways to look at ESX host performance. This article focuses on quick assessment of the 4 main resources: Disk Space, CPU, Memory, Network.
Monthly Archives: January 2009
FlexVol autogrowth is configured using the vol autosize command; example for filer “toaster” and volume /vol/vol3: toaster> vol autosize vol3 -m 2t -i 20g on To configure growth to happen before snapshot deletion, use the try_first option: toaster> vol options vol3 try_first volume_grow See also ONTAP autodelete settings for a FlexVol.
Example session configuring autodelete settings for /vol/vol3 on filer “toaster”: toaster> snap autodelete vol3 show snapshot autodelete settings for vol3: state : off commitment : try trigger : volume target_free_space : 20% delete_order : oldest_first defer_delete : user_created prefix : (not specified) toaster> snap autodelete vol3 on snap autodelete: snap autodelete enabled toaster> snap autodelete [...]