Show snapshot group

The show snapGroup command returns information about one or more snapshot image groups.

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

show (allSnapGroups | snapGroup [snapGroupName] | 
snapGroups ["snapGroupName1" ... "snapGroupNamen"]) 
[summary | schedule]

Parameters

Parameter Description
allSnapGroups The parameter to return information about all of the snapshot groups in the storage array.
snapGroup

The name of the snapshot group for which you want to retrieve information. Enclose the snapshot group name in square brackets ([ ]). If the snapshot group name has special characters or numbers, you must enclose the snapshot group name in double quotation marks (" ") inside square brackets.

snapGroups

The names of several snapshot groups for which you want to retrieve information. Enter the names of the snapshot groups using these rules:

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

If the snapshot group names have special characters or consist only of numbers, enter the names 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.
summary The parameter to return a concise list of information about the snapshot groups.
schedule The parameter to return a concise list of information about the schedules for the snapshot group copy operations.

Notes

You can use any combination of alphanumeric characters, underscore (_), hyphen (-), and pound (#) for the names. Names can have a maximum of 30 characters.

This command returns snapshot group information as shown in this example:

SNAPSHOT GROUP DETAILS 
 
SNAPSHOT GROUPS----------------------------- 
 
SUMMARY 
  Total Snapshot Groups: 1 
  Total Snapshot Images: 0 
  Enabled Snapshot Image Schedules: 0 
  Status: 1 Optimal, 0 Non Optimal 
 
  Name      Type       Status    Associated Base Volume 
  2_SG_01   Standard   Optimal   2 
  Total Repository Capacity  Available Repository Capacity  Snapshot Image Limit 
  10.318 GB                  10.318 GB (100%)               0 
 
  Snapshot Images   Scheduled 
  0                 No 
DETAILS 
 
  Snapshot Group "2_SG_01" 
 
   Status:  Optimal 
   Type:    Standard 
   Associated base volume: 2 
   Cluster size: 65,536 bytes 
 
   Repository 
 
    Total repository volumes: 3 
    Aggregate repository status: Optimal 
    Total repository capacity:   10.318 GB 
    Used capacity:           0.000 MB (0%) 
    Available repository capacity: 10.318 GB (100%) 
    Repository full policy:    Auto-purge Snapshot Images 
    Utilization alert threshold: 75% 
 
   Snapshot images 
 
    Total Snapshot images: 0 
    Auto-delete Snapshot images: Disabled 
    Snapshot image schedule:   Not Applicable

Minimum firmware level

7.83