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Sun StorEdge 3000 Family CLI 2.5 User’s Guide




1. Overview

Supported Communication Modes

Accessing the Sun StorEdge CLI

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Accessing the Man Page and Help

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Interactive Command Mode

Single-Command Mode

Command Keywords

Device Names for Inband Communication

Device Names for Out-of-Band Communication

Disk Device Syntax

Logical Drive Syntax

Logical Volume Syntax

Device Capacity

2. System Function Commands

Basic Commands







Network Commands

configure network-interface

create host-wwn-name

delete host-wwn-name

set protocol

show host-wwn-names

show ip-address

show network-parameters

show port-wwn

show protocol

show rs232-configuration

Component Status Commands

set auto-write-through-trigger

show access-mode

show auto-write-through-trigger

show battery-status

show enclosure-status

show frus

show peripheral-device-status

Configuration Commands

download nvram

reset nvram

show bypass device

show bypass RAID

show bypass SFP

show configuration

show loop-map

upload nvram

Event Message Commands

clear events

show events

show persistent-events

3. Controller and Disk Commands

Controller Commands

download controller-configuration




reset controller

set cache-parameters

set controller-date

set controller-name

set controller-password

set rs232-configuration

set unique-identifier

show cache-parameters

show controller-date

show controller-name

show inquiry-data

show redundancy-mode

show redundant-controller

show shutdown-status

show unique-identifier

shutdown controller


upload controller-configuration

Disk Commands

abort clone


configure global-spare

scan disk

set disk-array

set led

show clone

show disk-array

show disks

show led-status

unconfigure global-spare

4. Channel Commands

Channel Commands

configure channel

set drive-parameters

set host-parameters

set inter-controller-link

show channels

show drive-parameters

show host-parameters

show inter-controller-link

5. Logical Drive, Partition, and Logical Volume Commands

Logical Drive Commands

abort create

abort expand

abort media-check

abort parity-check

abort rebuild

add disk

check media

check parity

configure local-spare

create logical-drive

delete logical-drive



set logical-drive

show disks logical-drive

show logical-drive

show logical-drives add-disk

show logical-drives expanding

show logical-drives initializing

show logical-drives logical volume

show logical-drives parity-check

show logical-drives rebuilding

show media-check

show stripe-size-list

shutdown logical-drive

unconfigure local-spare

Partition Commands

configure partition

map partition

show lun-maps

show partitions

unmap partition

Logical Volume Commands

create logical-volume

delete logical-volume

set logical-volume

show logical-volumes

6. Firmware Show and Download Commands

Show Commands

show safte-device

show sata-mux

show sata-router

show ses-devices

Download Commands

download controller-firmware

download disk-firmware

download pld-hardware

download safte-firmware

download sata-path-controller-firmware

download sata-router-firmware

download ses-firmware

A. Summary of Sun StorEdge CLI Options and Commands

B. Error and Event Messages

C. Show Configuration Command Output

Show Configuration Output

XML DTD for the show configuration --xml Command

Sample Show Configuration XML Output