How to solve DB corruption

We have all seen the dreaded DB corruption Major alarm

When i have seen this in the past i have been advised, by Mitel, to backup and restore the DB.

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MIVB Busy reset locked extension

I have had this issue a few times now where you are unable to delete an extension because the system mistakenly believes a key is in use

Running command “state ext number” shows the state as busy

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Help with MBG SIP traces – Wireshark display filters

I dont’t know why i didnt research this before but you can look for calls by the CLI using the wireshark display filters

  • show SIP packets to/from this number: sip contains 01684595000
  • show SIP packets to this number: sip.To contains 01684595000
  • show SIP packets from this number: sip.From contains 01684595000

So instead of serching through an endless list of calls for the one you are looking for

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Micollab SDS issues: How to Stop SDS and start from scratch

  1. Use the following to stop sharing:-
    To stop sharing from MiCollab:
    a. Log into the MiCollab linux shell, via SSH or local console using the root account.
    b. Run the following command from the linux prompt: /usr/mas/bin/sds-utility –stop-sharing
  2. Stop MoM-server & SDSCC service
    a. Log in to putty using ‘root’
    b. At command prompt type ‘Service mom-server stop’ and hit enter.
    c. At command prompt type ‘Service sdscc stop’ and hit enter.
  3. Drop SDSCC schema. Go to SQL prompt by first command and execute second for schema drop
    a. At command prompt type ‘ chpst -u postgres psql -d mitel_db ‘ and hit enter.
    b. At command prompt type ‘ drop schema sdsccschem
    a cascade; ‘ and hit enter.
    c. When command completes and returns command prompt type ‘ \q’ and hit enter to exit to Linux prompt.
  4. Start SDSCC service, after SDSCC start MoM-server
    a. At command prompt type ‘Service sdscc start’ and hit enter.
    b At command prompt type ‘Service mom-server start’ and hit enter.
  5. Log into the System Administration of a MiVoice Business element.
  6. Go to Maintenance and Diagnostics – Maintenance Commands and use removene {network element} to delete the network element.
  7. To start sharing again:
  8. Readd the Network element and click Start Sharing and confirm OK.
    Verify the sharing and synchronization completes successfully and if instructed, log into the MiCollab server and observe the red banner directing a run of the Reconcile Wizard to align the data