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» How to Create TDEVS and preallocate storage while binding to a thin pool ?

  • symconfigure -sid 1234 -cmd "create dev count=10, size=10GB, emulation=FBA, config=TDEV, binding to pool=MyPool,preallocate size=5GB ;" commit
    Description: Create 10 thin devices of size 20GB with emulation type as FBA , bind to thin pool MyPool and prellocate 5GB.

Related Questions :

  • symaccess -sid 1234 list
    Description: List all Initiator, Port and Storage Groups Created for Array 1234

  • symaccess -sid 1234 list -v
    Description: List all Initiator,Port and Storage Groups Created for Array 1234 along with related Masking Views

  • symaccess -sid 1234 list -type storage
    Description: List all Storage Groups Created for Array 1234

  • symaccess -sid 1234 list -type storage -dev AAA
    Description: Check whether the device AAA is part of of any Storage Groups.

  • symaccess -sid 1234 show MyStorageGroup -type storage
    Description: Shows the contents of storage group MyStorageGroup Created on Array 1234


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