Managing storage using a wizard

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You can use the SnapDrive for UNIX wizard to create storage in an interactive and efficient manner. The wizard leads you through a set of questions to help you to create storage.

You can launch the wizard by using the snapdrive storage wizard create command.

The following storage management operations can be performed:

  • Creating a LUN

  • Creating a disk group and automatically setting up the LUN

  • Creating a disk group and specifying the LUN.

  • Creating a host volume and automatically setting up the LUN

  • Creating a host volume and specifying the LUN

  • Creating a file system on a LUN and automatically setting up the LUN

  • Creating a file system on a LUN and specifying the LUN.

  • Creating a file system on a LUN and setting up the LUN automatically with Logical Volume Manager (LVM) and disk group specified

  • Creating a file system on a LUN and specifying the LUN with LVM and disk group specified

  • Creating a file system on a LUN and setting up the LUN automatically with LVM and host volume specified

  • Creating a file system on a LUN and specifying the LUN with LVM and host volume specified