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From Mike Tutkowski <mike.tutkow...@solidfire.com>
Subject Re: Disable primary storage, not delete...
Date Mon, 23 Feb 2015 14:14:23 GMT
Yeah, probably option 2 is better.

I would think you couldn't use this primary storage as the target of a
migration or for HA.

On Monday, February 23, 2015, Harikrishna Patnala <
harikrishna.patnala@citrix.com> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I think it is better to go with option 2, as it makes sense to be part of
> one of the states.
>
> I believe that VMs using that storage continue to work, but what are the
> plans for the operations related to the storage on those VMs like
> migration/HA/... ?
>
> Thanks,
> Harikrishna
>
> On 23-Feb-2015, at 3:01 pm, Devdeep Singh <devdeep.singh@citrix.com
> <javascript:;>> wrote:
>
> > Hi,
> >
> > I was looking into implementing the ability to disable a storage pool
> for provisioning. I could think of two ways to do it
> >
> > 1. CloudStack admin could add a 'disabled' tag on the storage pool. The
> storage pool allocators would skip the pools for allocating volumes with
> the 'disabled' tag.
> > 2. Other option would be to add 'Disabled' as one of the states of
> storage pool. This could be a state in addition to "Up", "Maintenance" etc.
> A storage pool in "Disabled" state will not be picked up for provisioning
> volumes. This would require new apis for disabling/enabling storage pool.
> >
> > Thoughts, comments?
> >
> > Regards,
> > Devdeep
> >
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: Mike Tutkowski [mailto:mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com
> <javascript:;>]
> >> Sent: Monday, February 23, 2015 3:48 AM
> >> To: dev@cloudstack.apache.org <javascript:;>
> >> Cc: users@cloudstack.apache.org <javascript:;>
> >> Subject: Re: Disable primary storage, not delete...
> >>
> >> For my suggestion to work, though, your compute and disk offerings have
> to
> >> be set up currently to make use of one or more storage tags.
> >>
> >> The idea is then that these offerings would require your primary
> storage to
> >> have a given tag or tags and it never will (effectively disabling that
> primary
> >> storage from being used with your offerings).
> >>
> >> On Sunday, February 22, 2015, Mike Tutkowski
> >> <mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com <javascript:;>>
> >> wrote:
> >>
> >>> What about changing the storage tags field of your primary storage so
> >>> it doesn't serve as a match for any compute or disk offering?
> >>>
> >>> On Sunday, February 22, 2015, Andrija Panic <andrija.panic@gmail.com
> <javascript:;>
> >>> <javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml','andrija.panic@gmail.com <javascript:;>');>>
> wrote:
> >>>
> >>>> Hi folks,
> >>>>
> >>>> I was wondering is it safe to change the Cluster Wide primary storage
> >>>> to a Zone Wide primary storage (change the database,
> >>>> cloud.storage_pool). This is ACS 4.3.0
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>> Or actually better question - since I have some old NFS servers exist
> >>>> as Primary Storage - is there any way to exclude this NFS (Cluster
> >>>> Wide)  - or disable it, so the new Volume Uploads will not use that
> >>>> NFS storage...
> >>>>
> >>>> This is some trail from the history, that I can't really delete, but
> >>>> would like to completely disable further usage of this NFS server...
> >>>> if possible at all...
> >>>>
> >>>> THanks,
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>> --
> >>>>
> >>>> Andrija Panić
> >>>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> --
> >>> *Mike Tutkowski*
> >>> *Senior CloudStack Developer, SolidFire Inc.*
> >>> e: mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com <javascript:;>
> >>> <javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml','mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com
> <javascript:;>');>
> >>> o: 303.746.7302
> >>> Advancing the way the world uses the cloud
> >>> <http://solidfire.com/solution/overview/?video=play>*™*
> >>>
> >>>
> >>
> >> --
> >> *Mike Tutkowski*
> >> *Senior CloudStack Developer, SolidFire Inc.*
> >> e: mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com <javascript:;>
> >> o: 303.746.7302
> >> Advancing the way the world uses the cloud
> >> <http://solidfire.com/solution/overview/?video=play>*™*
>
>

-- 
*Mike Tutkowski*
*Senior CloudStack Developer, SolidFire Inc.*
e: mike.tutkowski@solidfire.com
o: 303.746.7302
Advancing the way the world uses the cloud
<http://solidfire.com/solution/overview/?video=play>*™*

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