svMotion with Veeam CDP

Problem: svMotion is not supported with CDP replicas as it creates many extra files that are left behind thus breaking the replication. Solution: Currently the only workaround is: Remove VM from job/policy Remove replica vm from vsphere Manually move the files from datastore to datastore Re-add the vm in vsphere Re-add the vm in the Read More…

Remove VLAN and IP configuration in Windows 2019 Core

in this example I will remove VLAN 419 and associated IP addressing using Powershell This is a follow on from http://www.jordansphere.co.uk/add-lacp-interface-and-vlan-via-cli-in-windows-2019-core/ Remove IP addressing: Remove-NetIPAddress -IPAddress 10.9.34.196 -PrefixLength 26 -InterfaceAlias “Storage – VLAN 419” Remove VLAN: Remove-NetLbfoTeamNic -Team “Storage” -vlanid 419

Extend GPT iSCSI volume in Rocky 8

In this example I will be extending an XFS based iSCSI volume called Veeam_Repo_01 from 40TB to 55TB Firstly in the back end storage increase the volume On Rocky – Recan the initiator. Output: sdc 8:32 0 55T 0 disk└─Veeam_Repo_01 253:3 0 40T 0 mpath└─Veeam_Repo_01p1 253:4 0 36.4T 0 part /BACKUPsdd 8:48 0 55T 0 Read More…

Change Timezone in Rocky 8

The following quick guide will show how to change the timezone. In this example my Rocky * machine is set to America/New York but I need to change it to Europe/London. Confirm current timezone My output showed: lrwxrwxrwx. 1 root root 38 Oct 18 05:40 /etc/localtime -> ../usr/share/zoneinfo/America/New_York To list all timezones Once you have Read More…