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Removing a Secondary from a Replicated Data Set

The Remove a Secondary from an RDS task removes a Secondary RVG from its RDS. This task can be initiated from any host in an RDS.

This task removes the Secondary RVG (from its RDS) on the specified Secondary host. Before executing this command, you must stop replication to the specified Secondary.

  Caution   The operation performed by the Remove Secondary option is irreversible.

This command performs the following by default:

The Remove Secondary option does not delete data volumes.

For details on Removing a Secondary, see Chapter 4 of Veritas Volume Replicator Administrator's Guide.

 To remove a Secondary from an RDS

  1. Choose Configure Replicated Data Set (RDS)> Remove Secondary from an RDS.
  2. Select the RVG from the list.

    The following screen displays:

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  1. If multiple Secondary hosts exist in the RDS, press F4 in the Secondary Host entry field to list and select the Secondary; otherwise, the Secondary host name displays automatically.
  2. To initiate the task, press enter.

    The command status screen displays.

  3. Press F3 until you return to the main menu.