updateAll storageArea

Changes the properties of all storage areas from an XML file.


updateAll storageArea --INPUT_FILE=xml_filename --UPDATE_METHOD=method [--NOT_FOUND_METHOD=action]


updateAll storageArea -n object_name -i xml_filename -a method [-t action]



Path to the XML document that configures the object. See storageArea.


Method to use when updating the properties of an object:

  • add: Adds new properties and overwrites existing properties, but does not delete existing properties that are omitted in the XML file.

  • remove: Removes existing properties that are defined in the XML file.

  • overwrite: Replaces the existing property values with the new values.


Action to take when an object does not exist:

  • create: A new object is created from the XML description and processing continues.

  • error: The command fails with an error. (Default)

  • ignore: The new description is ignored and processing continues


This example creates a storage area and updates the parameter settings of another:

SES> updateAll storageArea --UPDATE_METHOD=remove --NOT_FOUND_METHOD=create --INPUT_FILE=storage.xml
updateAll operation succeeded for type "storageArea".
  1 object(s) with status UPDATE_SUCCEEDED
  1 object(s) with status NOT_FOUND_CREATED