Clear volume reservations

The clear volume reservations command clears persistent volume reservations.

Supported Arrays

This command applies to any individual storage array, including the E2700, E5600, E2800, E5700, EF600 and EF300 arrays, as long as all SMcli packages are installed.

Roles

To execute this command on an E2800, E5700, EF600, or EF300 storage array, you must have the Storage Admin role.

Syntax

clear (allVolumes | volume [volumeName] | 
volumes ["volumeName1" ... "volumeNameN"]) reservations

Parameters

Parameter Description
allVolumes The setting to clear persistent volume reservations on all of the volumes in the storage array.
volume

The name of a volume for which you are clearing persistent reservations. Enclose the volume name in square brackets ([ ]). If the volume name contains special characters or consists only of numbers, you must enclose the name in double quotation marks (" ") inside square brackets.

volumes

The names of several volumes for which you are clearing persistent reservations. Enter the names of the member volumes using these rules:

  • Enclose all of the names in square brackets ([ ]).
  • Enclose each of the names in double quotation marks (" ").
  • Separate each of the names with a space.

Notes

You can use any combination of alphanumeric characters, hyphens, and underscores for the names. Names can have a maximum of 30 characters.