Restore the root volume configuration

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You must restore configuration information from the root volume to the boot devices.

About this task

You need to perform these steps on node3 and node4, completing each step on one node and then the other before going on to the next step.

  1. Access the boot menu from the LOADER prompt:

    boot_ontap menu

  2. From the boot menu, select (6) Update flash from backup config and enter y when prompted to continue. Please choose one of the following:

    (1) Normal Boot.
    (2) Boot without /etc/rc.
    (3) Change password.
    (4) Clean configuration and initialize all disks.
    (5) Maintenance mode boot.
    (6) Update flash from backup config.
    (7) Install new software first.
    (8) Reboot node.
    (9) Configure Advanced Drive Partitioning.
    Selection (1-9)? 6
    Controller Hardware Upgrade Express Guide 19
    Upgrading controller hardware by moving storage
    This will replace all flash-based configuration with the last backup to disks. Are you sure you want to continue?: y

    The update flash process runs for several minutes, and then the system reboots.

  3. When you are prompted to confirm the system ID mismatch, enter y.

    WARNING: System id mismatch. This usually occurs when replacing CF or NVRAM cards!
    Override system id? {y|n} [n] y

    The startup sequence proceeds normally.