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SANtricity commands

Set consistency group snapshot volume

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The set cgSnapVolume command creates a unique name for a snapshot volume of a consistency group.

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.


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


set cgSnapVolume [cgSnapVolumeName]


Parameter Description


The name of the consistency group volume that you want to rename. Enclose the name of the consistency group snapshot volume in square brackets ([ ]).


The new name that you want to give to the snapshot volume in the consistency group. Enclose the new snapshot volume name in double quotation marks (" ").


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

Minimum firmware level