[ExchangeList] Re: Performing an off-line defrag

  • From: "Allen, Christine" <Christine.Allen@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "'exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx'" <exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 4 Apr 2007 20:00:43 -0400

Great.  So the ones that are NOT dismounted can be accessed while the one is
being defragged.  Correct?


From: exchangelist-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:exchangelist-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Greg Herzog
Sent: Wednesday, April 04, 2007 5:24 PM
To: exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [ExchangeList] Re: Performing an off-line defrag

You only have to dismount one database at a time.  i.e, you have 4 storage
groups, with 4 databases in each, you do NOT need to dismount all the
databases within a storage group.  So out of the 16 databases, just one at a

Greg Herzog

----- Original Message ----- 
From: Allen, Christine <mailto:Christine.Allen@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>  
To: 'exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx' <mailto:'exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx'>  
Sent: Wednesday, April 04, 2007 2:37 PM
Subject: [ExchangeList] Performing an off-line defrag


Running exchange 2003 and windows 2003.  I need to perform off-line defrags
of 4 separate storage groups.  If you dismount one, do you have to dismount
all of them?  Meaning can I be running the defrag on one storage group and
give folks access to the store group that is not having the ESEutil run
against it?

Christine Allen 
Systems Engineer
Electric Insurance Company
75 Sam Fonzo Drive
Beverly, MA 01915
phone: 978-524-5612
fax: 978.236.5612
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