Smitty mkdvd Creation Error code 0512-329

Smitty mkdvd Creation Error code 0512-329

 

 

 

 

 

 

Error Name:

0512-329 mkcd: User specified CD or DVD file system: /mkcd/cd_fs needs an additional 1619251382 bytes.
Solution:
smitty mkdvd error

Step 1: View the #smitty mkdvd error log file and find out the error code.

cat /var/adm/ras/mkcd.log

0512-329 mkcd: User specified CD or DVD file system: /mkcd/cd_fs needs an additional 1619251382 bytes.
Check the Error Logs

Problem identification:

Setp 2: Verify the root (/) mount point size

# df -gt /

We have only 1 GB free space available on root (/) mount point.
Step 3: Increase the root (/) mount point size Up-to 2GB. why because we need 1.6GB extra size.

Solution for the Problem:
# chfs -a size=+2G /

File system size changed to 10485760
Solution

Step 4: Now you can create the ISO file using mksysb file.

# smitty mkdvd

Sucess

Step 5: View the #smitty mkdvd log file.

# /var/adm/ras/mkcd.log

DVD creation successfully completed
Creating Rock Ridge format image: /tmp/cd_image_18284654.vol1
Creating Rock Ridge format image: /tmp/cd_image_18284654.vol2
Creating Rock Ridge format image: /tmp/cd_image_18284654.vol3

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One Thought to “Smitty mkdvd Creation Error code 0512-329”

  1. Akash

    Hi Nama

    #smitty mkdvd

    Before command completion, additional instructions may appear below.

    Initializing mkcd log: /var/adm/ras/mkcd.log…
    Verifying command parameters…

    0512-329 mkcd: User specified CD or DVD file system: /mkcd/cd_fs
    needs an additional 844629515 bytes.
    Cleaning up…

    Increase below mentioned mount point size also then try it.

    # chfs -a size=+2G /mkcd/cd_fs

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