There's nothing like running out of paging space to bring an AIX system to its knees, but I hit an unexpected paging space limitation today when I was trying to restore from a mksysb backup. I didn't run out of paging space - I didn't get the chance! When I tried restoring from a mksysb backup, I couldn't get past the initial bosinst menus. I hit this error: Error Warning image.data has
invalid logical volume data.
Can not continue.
To reboot the
system, press reset.
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