Moving MSCS and SQL Server cluster to a new subnet

Discussion in 'Clustering' started by Jose Lopez-Alvarez, Oct 20, 2004.

  1. Hi, I need help in moving a MSCS running SQL Server 2000 as a clustered
    resource to a new subnet.

    The subnet mask will remain the same jsut the IP addresses will change.
    Which one do I do first the MSCS or SQL? I'm looking at KB2230356 and
    KB244980. Anything else I need to do?

    Jose Lopez-Alvarez, Oct 20, 2004
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  2. Rodney R. Fournier [MVP], Oct 20, 2004
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  3. Thanks for your help Rod. A couple of question, since I have to physically
    move the servers to go to the new subnet, do I have to take all of the
    resource offline before I shutdown the servers? When I have the servers
    installed in the new location should I make the the KB changes with the NIC
    cables unplugged?
    Jose Lopez-Alvarez, Oct 20, 2004
  4. When you do a shutdown, it will take everything offline for you :) Shutdown
    one node at a time to move then, and boot one up at a time. Then take
    everything offline and change the IPs. I see no need to unplug the NIC



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    Rodney R. Fournier [MVP], Oct 20, 2004
  5. Thanks for all of your help :)

    Jose Lopez-Alvarez, Oct 21, 2004
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