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» How to Bind the device to thin pool and prellocate the entire size of device ?

  • symconfigure -sid 1234 -cmd "bind tdev AAA to pool MyPool preallocate size=ALL ;" commit
    Description: Bind the device AAA to thin pool MyPool and prellocate the entire size of device.

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  • symcfg -sid 1234 list -thin -pool -GB
    Description: List all the thinpools in array 1234.

  • symcfg -sid 1234 show -pool My_Pool -thin -GB
    Description: List all the datadevices in thinpool My_Pool on array 1234.

  • symcfg -sid 1234 list -tdev -GB
    Description: List all the thin devices in array 1234.And also shows the thinpools associated to each device with the binding status.

  • symcfg -sid 1234 list -tdev -gb -thin -pool My_Pool
    Description: List all the thin devices assoicated with thinpool My_Pool

  • symconfigure -sid 1234 -cmd "create dev count=10, size=1025, emulation=FBA, config=TDEV;" commit
    Description: Create 10 thin devices of cylinder size 1025( around 1GB ) with emulation type as FBA.


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