Solaris Volume Manager Administration Guide

How to Access the Solaris Volume Manager Graphical User Interface

The Solaris Volume Manager graphical user interface (Enhanced Storage) is part of the Solaris Management Console. To access it, use the following instructions:

  1. Start Solaris Management Console on the host system by using the following command:

    % /usr/sbin/smc
  2. Double-click This Computer.

  3. Double-click Storage.

  4. Double-click Enhanced Storage to load the Solaris Volume Manager tools.

  5. If prompted to log in, log in as root or as a user who has equivalent access.

  6. Double-click the appropriate icon to manage volumes, hot spare pools, state database replicas, and disk sets.

    Tip –

    To help with your tasks, all tools in the Solaris Management Console display information in the bottom section of the page or at the left side of a wizard panel. Choose Help at any time to find additional information about performing tasks in this interface.