Error Code details
Severity: Error 
Component: Volume Manager 
The Volume Configuration Daemon (vxconfigd) is not running or not enabled. Please correct the problem before re-running vxvmconvert.

This message is displayed when the vxconfigd daemon is not accessible while running the vxvmconvert program, or when vxconfigd is in the disabled state.


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Solution 1 Vote: [Useful] [Not useful]
Last Modified: 2012-08-30 07:47:03 PDT
Platform: Generic
Release: 5.1SP1

To solve the problem:


  1. Check the state of vxconfigd. Enter:


vxdctl mode


  1. If vxconfigd is in disabled mode, enter:


vxdctl enable


  1. If vxconfigd is in not-running mode, manually start vxconfigd by entering:


vxconfigd –k


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