Skip to main content
NetApp Knowledge Base

How to change ownership of disk or partition in ADP and AFF platforms

Views:
11,239
Visibility:
Public
Votes:
8
Category:
fas-systems
Specialty:
hw
Last Updated:

Applies to

  • Data ONTAP 8.3.x
  • ONTAP 9.x
  • Advanced Drive Paritioning  (ADP)
  • FAS Systems
  • All Flash FAS (AFF)

Description

This article describes the procedure to change ownership of disk or partition in ADP and AFF platforms.

In ADP enabled configurations, there are three entities for ownership in clustered Data ONTAP 8.3.x:

  • The container disk (physical)

  • The data partition (large partition, designated as P1)

  • The root partition (small partition, designated as P2)

For systems running ONTAP 9.x and root-data1-data2 partitions (AFF systems only), there are four entities for ownership:

  • The container disk (physical)

  • The data1 partition (large partition 1, designated as P1)

  • The data2 partition (large partition 2, designated as P2)

  • The root partition (small partition, designated as P3)

The container disk and the partitions do not all need to be owned by the same node in the HA pair, as long as they are all owned by one of the nodes in the HA pair.
However, when you use a partition in an aggregate, it must be owned by the same node that owns the aggregate.

 

Sign in to view the entire content of this KB article.

New to NetApp?

Learn more about our award-winning Support

NetApp provides no representations or warranties regarding the accuracy or reliability or serviceability of any information or recommendations provided in this publication or with respect to any results that may be obtained by the use of the information or observance of any recommendations provided herein. The information in this document is distributed AS IS and the use of this information or the implementation of any recommendations or techniques herein is a customer's responsibility and depends on the customer's ability to evaluate and integrate them into the customer's operational environment. This document and the information contained herein may be used solely in connection with the NetApp products discussed in this document.