62 Configuring a Storage Array
You can assign or unassign global hot spares by using the set physicalDisk
command. To use this command, you must perform these steps:
Identify the location of the physical disks by enclosure ID and slot ID.
the hotSpare para
to enable the hot spare or
disable an existing hot spare.
The following syntax is the general form of the command:
set (physicalDisk [enclosureID,slotID] |
physicalDisks [enclosureID0,slotID0 ...
enclosureIDn,slotIDn] hotSpare=(TRUE | FALSE)
The following example shows how to use this command to set hot spare
client>smcli 188.8.131.52 -c "set physicalDisks
[0,2 0,3] hotSpare=TRUE;"
Enter the enclosure ID and slot ID of each physical disk that you want to use.
You must put brackets ([ ]) around the list. Separate the enclosure ID and
slot ID of a physical disk by a comma. Separate each enclosure ID and slot ID
pair by a space.
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