You can use the CheckProposedNodeAdditions method to test a set of storage nodes to see if you can add them to a storage cluster without errors or best practice violations.


This method has the following input parameter:

Name Description Type Default value Required
nodes A list of storage IP addresses of storage nodes that are ready to be added to a storage cluster. string array None Yes

Return values

This method has the following return values:

Name Description Type
proposedClusterValid Indicates whether or not the proposed storage nodes would make up a valid storage cluster. Possible values:
  • true
  • false
proposedClusterErrors Errors that would occur if a storage cluster was created using the proposed storage nodes. string array

Request example

Requests for this method are similar to the following example:

	"method": "CheckProposedNodeAdditions",
	"params": {
	"nodes": [
	"id": 1

Response example

This method returns a response similar to the following example:

	"id": 1,
	"result": {
		"proposedClusterValid": true,
		"proposedClusterErrors": [ ]