Installing the license for using array LUNs in a MetroCluster configuration

You must install the V_StorageAttach license on each MetroCluster node that you want to use with array LUNs. You cannot use array LUNs in an aggregate until the license is installed.

Before you begin

About this task

You must use a separate license key for each node on which you want to install the V_StorageAttach license.

Procedure

  1. Use the system license add command to install the V_StorageAttach license.
    Repeat this step for each cluster node on which you want to install the license.
  2. Use the system license show command to verify that the V_StorageAttach license is installed on all required nodes in a cluster.
    The following sample output shows that the V_StorageAttach license is installed on the nodes of cluster_A:
    cluster_A::> system license show
    Serial Number: nnnnnnnn
    Owner: controller_A_1
    Package           Type    Description           Expiration
    ----------------- ------- --------------------- --------------------
    V_StorageAttach   license Virtual Attached Storage 
    
    
    Serial Number: llllllll
    Owner: controller_A_2
    Package           Type    Description           Expiration
    ----------------- ------- --------------------- --------------------
    V_StorageAttach   license Virtual Attached Storage