Sometimes a server needs to be recreated on a higher version of the OS, keeping the same hostname.
As a result, applications need to be moved/reinstalled as well. This is a high-level explanation on how to do so for a Dollar Universe node.
Some command line experience is assumed.
Dollar Universe installed in a Unix / Linux / Windows server.
Here is a brief description of the actions to move a node from server A to server B.
Action on old server A:
Action on new server B:
On Windows system, follow the same steps, taking consideration of the following changes and additional comments:
As this might be a complicated procedure for some, we advise to assistance from a Broadcom Partner on this operation.
The Broadcom Partner list is available here:
Some other options consists on:
The UVMS utilities available since version 6.10.x uniexp and uniimp allow you to do so, you just need to do a uniexp with the argument -full to extract all objects and job events from your source node and then a uniimp with argument -full to import all objects and job events from the previously generated xml file in the new node.
Then also report the missing lines from Source Node values.xml into the Target Node values.xml (you can create a node settings package for this) and check the Submission Accounts validity.