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purepod commands

The pureaudit command create and Manage PODs for Synchronous replication in Pure Flash Storage Array

Below list contains some of the most useful purepod commands.

  • purepod add --array PFAX70-REMOTE MYPOD001

    Add the remote array PFAX70-REMOTE to the POD MYPOD001. This will stretch the POD and volume data inside the POD synchronously replicated between two arrays. The arrays in a stretched POD are considered as peers, there is no concept of source and target. Volumes within the POD will be visible in each arrays with same serial numbers.
  • purepod create MYPOD001

    Create a POD called MYPOD001
  • purepod create MYPOD001 MYPOD002

    Create PODs named MYPOD001 and MYPOD002
  • purepod destroy MYPOD001

    Destroy or delete POD MYPOD001. The POD must be empty and unstretched to destroy. POD will not be destructed immediately, but placed under 24hr eradication pending period.
  • purepod destroy MYPOD001 MYPOD002

    Destroy or delete PODs MYPOD001 MYPOD002. The PODs must be empty and unstretched to destroy. PODs will not be destructed immediately, but placed under 24hr eradication pending period.
  • purepod eradicate MYPOD001

    Completely delete or eradicate POD MYPOD001. The POD will not recover after this.
  • purepod eradicate MYPOD001 MYPOD002

    Completely delete or eradicate PODs MYPOD001 MYPOD002. The PODs will not recover after this.
  • purepod list

    List all the PODs in the Pure Flash array. This will shows the arrays in POD and status of each.
  • purepod list --pending

    List all the PODs including destroyed, but not eradicated
  • purepod list --pending-only

    List only the PODs which are destroyed, but not eradicated
  • purepod list MYPOD001

    List the detail of POD MYPOD001
  • purepod listobj --type array MYPOD001

    List all the arrays included in MYPOD001
  • purepod listobj --type vol MYPOD001

    List all the volumes included in MYPOD001
  • purepod recover MYPOD001

    Recover MYPOD001 which is destroyed earlier.
  • purepod remove --array PFAX70-REMOTE MYPOD001

    Remove the remote array PFAX70-REMOTE from the POD MYPOD001. This will unstretch the POD and volume data inside the POD no longer synchronously replicated between two arrays. Volumes within the POD will be only visible in local array.
  • purepod rename MYPOD001 YOURPOD001

    Change the name of POD from MYPOD001 to YOURPOD001

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