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FCM: Restart Option for setup scripts

Currently, two steps are necessary to restart the FCM daemons. E.g. for Sap/Oracle: setup_ora.sh -a stop -d <instance> andsetup_ora.sh -a start -d <instance> This RFE requests this:setup_ora.sh -a restart -d <instance>
almost 13 years ago in Spectrum Protect Snapshot / Flashcopy Manager 2 Not under consideration

FCM to support Veritas Filesystems

Main requirement is the support of Veritas file-systems, and although there is a solution, it will add an extra level of complexity that is undesired. TSM Dev are aware and Chris Zaremba is involved.
over 11 years ago in Spectrum Protect Snapshot / Flashcopy Manager 2 Not under consideration

Use flashcopy manager for oracle with lower case chars in db_name

Create a clone from an oracle native database when oracle db_name contains lower case charssee APAR IC76882
almost 13 years ago in Spectrum Protect Snapshot / Flashcopy Manager 3 Not under consideration

Unix/Linux: Support for csh Shell

Currently FCM supports ksh and bash as Unix/Linux shell. Some customers standardized the csh shell in their environment due to SAP history. Unfortunately some scripts which perform recovery on the clone system (during FCM cloning) fail if the data...
about 13 years ago in Spectrum Protect Snapshot / Product functionality 2 Not under consideration

FCM: Option to only delete clone mappings

FlashCopy Manager creates a system copy by performing a FlashCopy in the Storage System. This implies that the Storage System (like SVC) creates a copy relation between a source and target LUN. Some customers require to remove this copy relation t...
over 11 years ago in Spectrum Protect Snapshot / Flashcopy Manager 2 Planned for future release

Use FlashCopyManager with a DB2 single partition DB with multiple containers

FCM must be able to manage DB2 configured in a single partition DB with multiple containers (configuration supported by DB2)
over 12 years ago in Spectrum Protect Snapshot / Product functionality 2 Not under consideration

Check DB2 File systems are not 'Busy' before a DB2 flashcopy restore proceeds

During our testing the following weakness was identified in the way FCM performs a DB2 snapshot restore. 1. All Filesystems are not checked to determine if any are 'busy' before FCM starts to perform unmount/removes. - This results in some DB2 fil...
almost 13 years ago in Spectrum Protect Snapshot / Flashcopy Manager 1 Not under consideration

FCM support for Oracle DataGuard

The customer would like to use FCM with Oracle DataGuard to take point in time copies of Oracle DataGuard (source or target volumes).
almost 13 years ago in Spectrum Protect Snapshot / Product functionality 2 Not under consideration