symdev commands

A searchable database of symcli commands.

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  • symdev -sid 1234 -dev AAA:AAC,DDD bind -pool MyThinPool
    Bind devices AAA:AAC and DDD to thin pool MyThinPool .( required SE 7.6+ and Enginuity 5876+ )
  • symdev -sid 1234 -dev AAA:AAC,DDD rebind -pool MyThinPool
    Rebind devices AAA:AAC,DDD to the thin pool , MyThinPool.( required SE 7.6+ and Enginuity 5876+ )
  • symdev -sid 1234 -dev AAA:AAC,DDD unbind
    Unbind the devices AAA:AAC,DDD from its respective binded thin pools.( required SE 7.6+ and Enginuity 5876+ )
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -devs AAA:AAC,BBB,CCC
    List the devices AAA to AAC,BBB and CCC along with the informations like ConfigType,Status,Size etc.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -technology EFD
    Lists all the FLASH thick devices on VMax 1234
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -technology FC
    Lists all the FC thick devices on VMax 1234
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -technology SATA
    Lists all the SATA thick devices on VMax 1234
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -aclx
    Lists the VCM Devices in DMX and Accesslogix devices in Vmax Array
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -all
    List all devices in symmetrix 1234.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -datadev
    This commands will provide the list of DATA devices created in array 1234.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -datadev -nonpooled
    List all the free DATADEVs , those are not assigned to any thinpool.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -devs AAA:AAC,BBB,CCC -cyl
    List the devices AAA to AAC,BBB and CCC along with the informations like ConfigType,Status,Size etc.The size of the devices will be displayed in cylinders
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -devs AAA:AAC,BBB,CCC -wwn
    List the full WWPN of the respective devices
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -disk_group 2
    Lists all the devices created using the disks in diskgroup 2.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -dldev
    Lists all the diskless devices(DLDEV) in array 1234.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -dynamic
    List all devices whose dyn_rdf attribute set .
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -emulation celerra
    List all celerra devices .
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -emulation FBA
    List all FBA emulated devices .
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -fast
    List all the devices which are FAST controlled.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -firstport
    Lists the devices , those mapped to atleast one FA port.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -hotspare
    Checks whether hotspare invoked in the array .
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -identifier device_name
    List the symdevs along with its Name
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -inventory
    Lists the grouped list of various devices like RAID-5 2-Way_Mirror etc..
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -N 10
    List first 10 devices in array 1234.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -nobcv
    Lists all the standard, non-bcv devices .
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -nomember
    List all the devices in array 1234 , except meta members.( all the meta heads and non-meta devices )
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -noport
    List the devices which are not mapped to any ports.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -noport -meta
    List all unmapped meta devices .
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -notrdf
    List all the non-srdf devices.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -pinned
    Lists all the devices which are user pinned devices( User Pinned devices will not be moved by FAST Controller , but may be moved by Optimizer or Symmigrate)
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -r1
    List all the RDF1 devices.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -r1 -dynamic
    List all the dyn_rdf1 enabled devices.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -r2
    List all the RDF2 devices.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -r2 -dynamic
    List all the dyn_rdf2 enabled devices.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -r21
    List all the RDF21 devices.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -range AAA:AAC
    List the devices AAA to AAC along with the informations like ConfigType,Status,Size etc.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -range ABC:ABE -multiport
    List the devices from ABC:ABE with the mapped FA information if they are assigned to more than one FA port.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -range ABC:ABE -v
    show the detailed information of devices ABC to ABE.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -rdfg 10
    List all the SRDF device belongs to RDF Group 10
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -sg MySg
    List all the devices in Storage Group "MySg" along with its type,state and size.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -spare
    Checks whether hotspare invoked in the array .
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -tdev
    list all thin devices in array 1234
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -tdev -bound
    Lists all the tdevs in the array 1234 , which are binded with a thinpool.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -tdev -noport
    list all thin devices in array 1234 which are not mapped
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -tdev -unbound
    List all the tdevs in the array 1234 , which are NOT binded with any thinpool.
  • symdev -sid 1234 list -vcm
    Lists the VCM Devices in DMX and Accesslogix devices in Vmax Array.
  • symdev -sid 1234 not_ready -devs AAA:BBB
    Make "Not Ready" the devices AAA to BBB.
  • symdev -sid 1234 not_ready ABC
    set the device status as "Not Ready".
  • symdev -sid 1234 pin AAA
    Pin the device AAA on Vmax 1234.User Pinned devices will not be moved by FAST Controller , but may be moved by Optimizer or Symmigrate
  • symdev -sid 1234 ready -devs AAA:BBB
    Set ready the status of all devices from AAA to BBB .
  • symdev -sid 1234 ready ABC
    Set the status of the device ABC to "Ready".
  • symdev -sid 1234 show ABC
    show the detailed information about device ABC.
  • symdev -sid 1234 unpin AAA
    Unpin the device AAA on Vmax 1234.User Pinned devices will not be moved by FAST Controller , but may be moved by Optimizer or Symmigrate .
  • symdev -sid 1234 write_disable -devs AAA:BBB,BBD -SA all
    Write disable the devices AAA:BBB and BBD on all directors.
  • symdev -sid 1234 write_disable ABC -SA 3a -p 0
    Write disable the device ABC on FA port 3a:0.
  • symdev -sid 1234 write_disable ABC -SA all
    Write disable the device ABC from through all directors.