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storage disk create-partition..............is not a recognized command....?????

EchoTango

I am trying to partition some new spare disks and I have run into this wall.  

 

::*>storage disk create-partition -source-disk <disk path name> -target-disk <disk path name>

 

In my case:

 

::*>storage disk create-partition -source-disk 1.1.11 -target-disk 1.2.0

 

I got "not a recognized command" .........on 9.9.1P2.

 

Any helpful hints would be great.

 

 

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TMAC_CTG

That is at least an advanced command, but I believe it is a diag command:

set diag

storage disk create-partition -source-disk 1.1.11 -target-disk 1.2.0

 

Remember, the source and target disk must be owned by the same node and the source disk must be partitioned. I also believe the target disk should be the same size as the source.

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paul_stejskal

Where did you find the command? We need to update our document if it doesn't say it is diag.

TMAC_CTG

It is already there....I did not have access to a SIM yesterday. I do now (set diag; man storage disk create-partition)

storage disk create-partition Data ONTAP 9.8 storage disk create-partition

NAME
    storage disk create-partition - Partition a spare disk

AVAILABILITY
    This command is available to cluster administrators at the diagnostic privilege level.

TMAC_CTG

That is at least an advanced command, but I believe it is a diag command:

set diag

storage disk create-partition -source-disk 1.1.11 -target-disk 1.2.0

 

Remember, the source and target disk must be owned by the same node and the source disk must be partitioned. I also believe the target disk should be the same size as the source.

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