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
Create 4 RAID-5 DATADEVS of 2GB each in diskgroup1 with FBA emulation.
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