I have two Ubuntu servers connected to the same ISCSI array. Everything appears fine and I'm able to read the contents of the array from either server. However, if I write to the array from server A, Server B doesn't see the new files until I disconnect and reconnect to the array from Server B.
The question appears often enough, how do I transfer my data from my old server to the new server while preserving file shares, share permissions, and NTFS permisions. Here are my tips for handling such a transfer.
Learn how to navigate the file tree with the shell.
Use pwd to print the current working directory: Use ls to list a directory's contents: Use cd to change to a new directory: Use wildcards instead of typing out long directory names: Use ../ to move…