Prevention of data corruption when converting a traditional volume to a NSS volume.

  • 10066002
  • NOVL63420
  • 12-Nov-2001
  • 02-Jan-2003

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Goal

Prevention of data corruption when converting a traditional volume to a NSS volume.

Fact

Novell NetWare 6.0

Symptom

The converted data on the NSS volume may become corrupted when using the VCU.NLM utility.

Fix

When using VCU to upgrade traditional volume to NSS volume, user should stop any other applications that have access to the traditional volume to avoid data loss and volume corruption.

Note: that this restriction should apply to ALL traditional volumes, not only SYS