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SANtricity commands

Start disk pool locate

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The start diskPool locate command identifies the drives that are logically grouped together to form the specified disk pool by blinking the indicator lights on the drives.

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.


(Use the stop diskPool locate command to turn off the indicator lights on the drives.)


start diskPool [diskPoolName] locate


Parameter Description


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

Minimum firmware level