Show volume copy

The show volumeCopy command returns information about volume copy operations.

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 or Storage Monitor role.

Context

This command returns this information about volume copy operations:

  • The copy status
  • The start time stamp
  • The completion time stamp
  • The copy priority
  • The source volume World Wide Identifier (WWID) or the target volume WWID
  • The target volume Read-Only attribute setting

You can retrieve information about a specific volume copy pair or all of the volume copy pairs in the storage array. This command is valid for snapshot volume copy pairs.

Syntax

show volumeCopy (allVolumes | source ["sourceName"] | 
target ["targetName"])

Parameters

Parameter Description
allVolumes The setting to return information about volume copy operations for all of the volume copy pairs.
source The name of the source volume about which you want to retrieve information. Enclose the source volume name in double quotation marks (" ") inside of square brackets ([ ]).
target The name of the target volume about which you want to retrieve information. Enclose the target volume name in double quotation marks (" ") inside of square brackets ([ ]).