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» How to Create a DATA device ?

  • symconfigure -sid 1234 -cmd "create dev count=4, config=RAID-5, data_member_count=3, attribute=datadev, emulation=FBA, size=2GB, disk_group=1;" commit
    Description: Create 4 RAID-5 DATADEVS of 2GB each in diskgroup1 with FBA emulation.

Related Questions :

  • symcfg -sid 1234 verify
    Description: Check whether the SYMAPI database is in sync with the current configuration of array 1234.

  • symcfg list -status
    Description: Check the configuartion and SYMAPI database status of all arrays.

  • symcfg -db
    Description: Shows the configuration information about the current symapi database.

  • symmask -sid 1234 refresh
    Description: Refresh the VCM Data Base after a masking and unmasking operation.

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


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