ADVERTISEMENT

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.
You may also interested to know..
  • How to create GateKeeper Devices

    symconfigure -sid 1234 -cmd "create gatekeeper count=10,emulation=FBA;" commit
    Create 10 thick gatekeeper devices of FBA emulation. The size of each device will be ~3MB/3 cylinders.
  • How to create TDEVS and bind to a thin pool

    symconfigure -sid 1234 -cmd "create dev count=10, size=10GB, emulation=FBA, config=TDEV, binding to pool=MyPool;" commit
    Create 10 thin devices of size 20GB with emulation type as FBA and also bind to thin pool MyPool.
  • How to create a Meta device

    symconfigure -sid 1234 -cmd "form meta from dev AAA, config=striped, stripe_size=1920; add dev AAB to meta AAA;" commit
    Create a 2 member striped meta; AAA as meta head and AAB as member
  • How to create a SNAP pool for snapshot operations

    symconfigure -sid 1234 -cmd "create pool My_Snap_pool ,type = snap;" commit
    Create a SNAP pool for snapshot operations.
  • How to create a RDF enabled Thick devices

    symconfigure -sid 1234 -cmd "create dev count=10, size=18414, emulation=FBA, data_member_count=3, config=RAID-5, disk_group=2, dynamic_capability=dyn_rdf;" commit
    Create 10 RAID-5 devices of size 18414 cylinders , as emulation FBA from diskgroup 2 and also set the dynamic bit on those.

Go to full Question List »