A.76 edit PhysicalDisk

Edits a physical disk.

Syntax

edit PhysicalDisk instance shareable= { Yes | No } [ extraInfo=value ] name=value [ description=value ]

Where instance is:

{ id=value | name=value }

Description

This command edits the attributes of a physical disk. Local storage and generic storage plug-ins are not supported with this command. To resize a physical disk, use the resize command.

Options

The following table shows the available options for this command.

Option

Description

shareable= { Yes | No }

Whether the physical disk is shareable. Shareable disks have read/write privileges in multiple virtual machines and should be used with caution.

extraInfo=value

Any extra parameters for your Oracle VM Storage Connect plug-in.

name=value

A name to identify the physical disk.

description=value

Optional description for the physical disk. value is a maximum of 4,000 characters.

To set an empty description, use description="".

{ id=value | name=value }

The instance of the object using either the id or name option, for example name=MyDisk.

Examples

Example A.98 Editing a physical disk

OVM> edit PhysicalDisk id=0004fb000018000034a2da375d08990e shareable=Yes

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