Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller 8 (iDRAC8) Version 2.00.00.00 RACADM Command Line Interface Reference Guide

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Description Allows you to run the commands to control storage arrays.

To run this subcommand for configuring the storage properties, you must have the server control permission.

Synopsis
  • To generate and view information about the inventory of storage root node.
    racadm storage get status
  • To generate and view information about the inventory of controllers.
    racadm storage get controllers -o
    racadm storage get controllers -o -p <property names separated by comma>
  • To get the list of controllers.
    racadm storage get controllers
  • To get the properties of PCIeSSD controller
    racadm storage get controllers:<PcieSSD controller FQDD>
  • To generate and view information about the inventory of batteries.
    racadm storage get batteries -o
    racadm storage get batteries --refkey <controller FQDD's separated by comma> 
    racadm storage get batteries --refkey <controller FQDD's separated by comma> -o
    racadm storage get batteries --refkey <controller FQDD's separated by comma> -o -p <property names separated by comma>
  • To generate and view information about the inventory of virtual disks.
    racadm storage get vdisks
    racadm storage get vdisks --refkey <controller FQDDs separated by comma> 
    racadm storage get vdisks --refkey <controller FQDDs separated by comma> -o
    racadm storage get vdisks --refkey <controller FQDDs separated by comma> -o -p <property names separated by comma>
  • To generate and view information about the inventory of enclosures.
    racadm storage get enclosures -o
    racadm storage get enclosures --refkey <connector FQDDs separated by comma>
    racadm storage get enclosures --refkey <connector FQDDs separated by comma> -o -p <property names separated by comma>
  • To get the list of enclosures.
    racadm storage get enclosures
  • To get the properties of the PCIeSSD enclosure.
    racadm storage get enclosures:<PCIeSSD enclosure FQDD>
  • To generate and view information about the inventory of physical disk drives.
    racadm storage get pdisks
    racadm storage get pdisks -o
    racadm storage get pdisks -o -p <property names separated by comma>
    racadm storage get pdisks --refkey <enclosure/Backplanes FQDDs separated by comma>
    racadm storage get pdisks --refkey <enclosure/Backplanes FQDDs separated by comma> -o
    racadm storage get pdisks --refkey <enclosure/Backplanes FQDDs separated by comma> -o -p <property names separated by comma>
  • To get the list of physical disks.
    racadm storage get pdisks
  • To get the properties of PCIeSSD physical disk.
    racadm storage get pdisks:<PCIeSSD FQDD>
  • To generate and view information about the inventory of fans.
    racadm storage get fans --refkey <enclosure FQDDs separated by comma>
    racadm storage get fans --refkey <enclosure FQDDs separated by comma > -o 
    racadm storage get fans --refkey <enclosure FQDDs separated by comma> -o -p <property names separated by comma> 
  • To generate and view information about the inventory of EMMs.
    racadm storage get emms -refkey <enclosure FQDDs separated by comma>
    racadm storage get emms --refkey <enclosure FQDDs separated by comma> -o
    racadm storage get emms --refkey <enclosure FQDDs separated by comma> -o -p <property names separated by comma> 
  • To generate and view information about the inventory of PSU.
    racadm storage get psus -refkey <enclosure FQDDs separated by comma>
    racadm storage get psus --refkey <enclosure FQDDs separated by comma> -o
    racadm storage get psus --refkey <enclosure FQDDs separated by comma> -o -p <property names separated by comma> 
  • To create, delete, and secure the virtual disks. To start or stop the consistency check on the specified virtual disk.
    racadm storage createvd:<Controller FQDD> -rl {r0|r1|r5|r6|r10|r50|r60}[-wp {wt|wb|wbf}] [-rp {nra|ra|ara}] [-ss {1k|2k|4k|8k|16k|32k|64k|128k|256k|512k|1M|2M|4M|8M|16M}]-pdkey:<comma
                                                          separated PD FQDD> [-dcp {enabled|disabled|default}] [-name <VD name>] [-size <VD size> {b|k|m|g|t}] [-T10PIEnable]
                                                       
    racadm storage init:<VD FQDD> -speed {fast|full} 
    racadm storage deletevd:<VD FQDD>
    racadm storage encryptvd:<VD FQDD>
    racadm storage createsecuritykey:<Controller FQDD> -key <Key id> -passwd <passphrase>
    racadm storage modifysecuritykey:<Controller FQDD> -key <Key id>-oldpasswd <old passphrase> -newpasswd <new passphrase>
    racadm storage deletesecuritykey:<Controller FQDD>
    racadm storage ccheck:<vdisk fqdd>
    racadm storage cancelcheck:<vdisk fqdd>
  • To convert the physical disk drives and assign or delete a hot-spare. To scan physical disks connected to a controller and detect problem.
    racadm storage converttononraid:<PD FQDD>
    racadm storage converttoraid:<PD FQDD>
    racadm storage hotspare:<Physical Disk FQDD> -assign yes -type dhs -vdkey: <FQDD of VD>
    racadm storage hotspare:<Physical Disk FQDD> -assign no
    racadm storage patrolread:<controller FQDD> -state start|stop
    • NOTE: Any option specified after the –assign option does not affect deleting the hot-spare.
  • To reset, clear, and import the storage configuration to the controller.
    racadm storage importconfig:<Controller FQDD>
    racadm storage resetconfig:<Controller FQDD>
    racadm storage clearconfig:<Controller FQDD>
  • To start or stop a blink or identify operation on the specified or PCIeSSD device.
    racadm storage blink:<FQDD>
    racadm storage blink:<PCIeSSD FQDD>
    racadm storage unblink:<FQDD>
    racadm storage unblink:<PCIeSSD FQDD>
  • To prepare the PCIeSSD drive for removal.
    racadm storage preparetoremove <PCIeSSD FQDD>
  • To perform a secure erase on PCIeSSD device.
    racadm storage secureerase:<PCIeSSD FQDD>
  • NOTE: You can also run the command using raid in place of storage.
Input
  • -o — Specifies the optimized version.
  • -p — Specifies the property name.
  • --refkey — Specifies the controller or enclosure FQDDs.
  • -rl — Sets the storage level.
    • r0 — storage 0-Striping
    • r1 — storage 1-Mirroring
    • r5 — storage 5-Striping with Parity
    • r6 — storage 6-Striping with Extra Parity
    • r10 — storage 10-Spanned Striping with Mirroring
    • r50 — storage 50-Spanned Striping with Parity
    • r60 — storage 60-Spanned Striping with Extra Parity
  • -wp{wt|wb|wbf} — Sets the write policy to Write Through, Write Back, or Write Back Force
  • -rp {nra|ra|ara} — Sets the read policy to No Read Ahead, Read Ahead, Adaptive Read Ahead
  • -ss — Specifies the stripe size to use.
  • -pdkey:<PD FQDD list> — Specifies the physical disk drive to use in the virtual disk.
  • -dcp — Sets the Disk Cache Policy in the Virtual Disk.
    • enabled — Allows the virtual disk to use the cache.
    • disabled — Does not allow the virtual disk to use the cache.
    • default — Uses the default cache policy. For SAS drives, use the disabled option and for SATA drives, use the enabled option by default.
  • -name <VD name> — Specifies the name of the virtual disk.
  • -size <VD size> — Specifies the size of each virtual disk.
    • b — Specifies the size in bytes
    • k — Specifies the size in kilobytes
    • m — Specifies the size in megabytes
    • g — Specifies the size in gigabytes
    • t — Specifies the size in terabytes
  • -sc — Number of spans in a virtual disk (required for multi-span RAID level).
    • NOTE:
      • For PERC9, if the value of controller.SupportRAID10UnevenSpans is supported, you can enter only 0 for this option while creating RAID level 10. The created RAID10 virtual disk will display the spandepth as 1 (default).
      • For other controllers:
        • The default value for multi-span RAID levels is 2 and for basic RAID level is 1.
        • For hybrid RAID levels such as RAID10, RAID50, and RAID60. this option is mandatory.
        • The value for -sc option can be 0 only for RAID10.
  • -T10PIEnable — Creates a virtual disk with protection information.
  • -key <Key id> — Specifies the key id.
  • -passwd <passphrase> — Specifies the passphrase.
  • -newpasswd <passphrase> — Specifies the new passphrase.
  • -assign {yes | no} — Assigns or unassigns the disk as a hot-spare.
  • -type { ghs | dhs} — Assigns a global or dedicated hot-spare.
  • -vdkey:<VD FQDD> — Assigns the dedicated hot-spare to the specified virtual disk. This option is required for dedicated hot-spare.
  • -state <start|stop>start value will start a patrol read operation. stop value will stop a running patrol read operation.
    • NOTE: To start the operation, the Controller.PatrolReadMode must be in Manual mode.
  • -speed — specifies the initialization of the Virtual disk.

    • fast— performs fast initialization.

    • full— performs slow initialization.

  • blink: <FQDD> or unblink: <FQDD><FQDD> can be physical disk drives or virtual disks.
  • <PCIeSSD FQDD> — specifies the PCIeSSD FQDD.
  • <PCIeSSD controller|enclosure FQDD> — specifies the PCIeSSD controller or enclosure FQDD.
  • preparetoremove — specifies the PCIeSSD drive to prepare for removal.

    • NOTE: Make sure that ISM is installed and running to perform preparetoremove operation.
  • secureerase— specifies the PCIeSSD drive to perform secure erase.

Example
  • To generate and view information about the inventory of controllers, virtual disks, storage enclosures, and physical disk drives.
    • To generate and view information about the inventory of storage root node.
      This command retrieves the status.
      racadm storage get status
      raid Root Node Status : Ok
    • To generate and view information about the inventory of controllers connected to the server. 
      racadm storage get controllers
                                                      RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                   
      This command is an optimized version and displays the full controller objects along with their keys.
      racadm storage get controllers -o
                                                      RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                      Status                           = Ok
                                                      DeviceDescription                = Integrated RAID Controller 1
                                                      RollupStatus                     = Ok
                                                      Name                             = PERC H730P Mini (Embedded)
                                                      FirmwareVersion                  = 25.2.1.0025
                                                      DriverVersion                    = Information Not Available
                                                      RebuildRate                      = 45
                                                      BgiRate                          = 13
                                                      CheckConsistencyRate             = 18
                                                      ReconstructRate                  = 12
                                                      PatrolReadRate                   = 21
                                                      PatrolReadMode                   = Disabled
                                                      PatrolReadState                  = Stopped
                                                      CheckConsistencyMode             = Normal
                                                      LoadBalanceSetting               = Disabled
                                                      CopybackMode                     = OFF
                                                      PreservedCache                   = Not Present
                                                      CacheMemorySize                  = 2048 MB
                                                      PersistHotspare                  = Disabled
                                                      SpindownUnconfiguredDrives       = Disabled
                                                      SpindownHotspare                 = Disabled
                                                      Timeintervalforspindown          = 30 (Minutes)
                                                      SecurityStatus                   = Security Key Assigned
                                                      EncryptionMode                   = Supported with LKM
                                                      SasAddress                       = 0x5B8CA3A0F3073700
                                                      PciDeviceId                      = 0x5d
                                                      PciSubdeviceId                   = 0x1f47
                                                      PciVendorId                      = 0x1000
                                                      PciSubvendorId                   = 0x1028
                                                      PciBus                           = 0x3
                                                      PciDevice                        = 0x0
                                                      PciFunction                      = 0x0
                                                      BusWidth                         = Unknown
                                                      SlotLength                       = Unknown
                                                      SlotType                         = Unknown
                                                      MaxCapableSpeed                  = 12.0 Gb/s
                                                      LearnMode                        = Not supported
                                                      T10PICapability                  = Capable
                                                      SupportRAID10UnevenSpans         = Supported
                                                      SupportEnhancedAutoForeignImport = Supported
                                                      EnhancedAutoImportForeignConfig  = Enabled
                                                      SupportControllerBootMode        = Supported
                                                      ControllerBootMode               = Continue Boot On Error
                                                      RealtimeConfigurationCapability  = Capable
                                                      CurrentControllerMode            = RAID
                                                   
      This command displays the filtered property values for all returned controller objects.
      racadm storage get controllers -o -p Name
                                                   RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                   Name = PERC H710P Adapter (Embedded)
                                                
      This command displays the operations pending on the controller.

      racadm storage get <controller> -pending
                                                   RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                   raid.Slot.2-1
                                                
    • To generate and view information about the inventory of batteries connected to the controller.
      racadm storage get batteries
      This command is an optimized version and displays the batteries along with their keys.
      racadm storage get batteries -o
                                                   Battery.Integrated.1:RAID.Integrated.1-1 
                                                   Name                             = Battery
                                                   DeviceDescription                = Battery on Integrated raid Controller 1
                                                   Status                           = Ok
                                                   State                            = Ready
                                                
      This command displays the filtered property values for all battery objects.
      racadm storage get batteries -o -p Name
                                                   Battery.Integrated.1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                   Name  = Battery
                                                
      This command displays all battery keys connected to the controllers.
      racadm storage get batteries --refkey RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                   Battery.Integrated.1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                
      This command is an optimized and filtered version.
      racadm storage get batteries --refkey RAID.Integrated.1-1 -o -p Name
                                                   Battery.Integrated.1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                   Name                             = Battery
                                                
    • To generate and view information about the inventory of virtual disks connected to the controller.
      racadm storage get vdisks 
                                                   Disk.Virtual.0:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                
      This command displays all virtual disk keys connected to the controllers.
      racadm storage get vdisks --refkey RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                   Disk.Virtual.0:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                
      This command is an optimized and filtered version.
      racadm storage get vdisks -o -p DeviceDescription,OperationalState
                                                   Disk.Virtual.0:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                   DeviceDescription        = Virtual Disk 0 on Integrated raid Controller 1
                                                   OperationalState         = Not applicable
                                                
    • To generate and view information about the inventory of virtual disks.
      racadm storage get vdisks -o
                                                   Disk.Virtual.2:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                
      Status
      Ok
                                                                  
                                                               
      DeviceDescription 
      Virtual Disk 2 on Integrated RAID Controller 1
                                                                  
                                                               
      Name
      OS
                                                                  
                                                               
      RollupStatus
      Ok
                                                                  
                                                               
      State
      Online
      OperationalState
      Not applicable
      Layout
      Raid-0
                                                                  
                                                               
      Size 
      278.88 GB
                                                                  
                                                               
      SpanDepth
      1
      AvailableProtocols
      SAS
      MediaType
      HDD
      ReadPolicy 
      Read Ahead
      WritePolicy
      Write Back
      StripeSize
      64K
      DiskCachePolicy
      Default
      BadBlocksFound
      NO
      Secured
      NO
      RemainingRedundancy
      0
                                                                  
                                                               
      EnhancedCache
      Not Applicable
                                                                  
                                                               
      T10PIStatus
      Disabled
      BlockSizeInBytes
      512
    • To generate and view information about the inventory of storage enclosures connected to the connector.
      This command displays all enclosure objects for the connector FQDD.
      racadm storage get enclosures -o
                                                      Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                      
                                                   
      Status Ok
      DeviceDescription Backplane 1 on Connector 0 of Integrated RAID Controller 1
      RollupStatus Ok
      Name BP13G+EXP 0:1
      BayId 1
      FirmwareVersion 0.23
      SasAddress 0x500056B31234ABFD
      SlotCount 24
      This command displays all enclosure keys connected to the connectors.
      racadm storage get enclosures --refkey RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                      Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                   
      This command is an optimized and filtered version.
      racadm storage get enclosures --refkey RAID.Integrated.1-1 -o -p Name
                                                   Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                   Name = BP12G+EXP 0:1
                                                
    • To generate and view information about the inventory of physical disk drives connected to the enclosure or backplanes.
      racadm storage get pdisks
                                                   Disk.Bay.0:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                
      This command is an optimized version and displays the full controller objects along with their keys.
      racadm storage get pdisks -o
                                                      racadm storage get pdisks
                                                      Disk.Bay.23:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                      Status                           = Ok
                                                      DeviceDescription                = Disk 23 in Backplane 1 of Integrated RAID Controller 1
                                                      RollupStatus                     = Ok
                                                      Name                             = Physical Disk 0:1:23
                                                      State                            = Online
                                                      OperationState                   = Not Applicable
                                                      PowerStatus                      = Spun-Up
                                                      Size                             = 558.38 GB
                                                      FailurePredicted                 = NO
                                                      RemainingRatedWriteEndurance     = Not Applicable
                                                      SecurityStatus                   = Not Capable
                                                      BusProtocol                      = SAS
                                                      MediaType                        = HDD
                                                      UsedRaidDiskSpace                = 136.13 GB
                                                      AvailableRaidDiskSpace           = 0.00 GB
                                                      Hotspare                         = NO
                                                      Manufacturer                     = SEAGATE
                                                      ProductId                        = ST9600204SS
                                                      Revision                         = FM08
                                                      SerialNumber                     = 6WN09DXN
                                                      PartNumber                       = CN07T0DW7262211M01Y6A00
                                                      NegotiatedSpeed                  = 6.0 Gb/s
                                                      ManufacturedDay                  = 2
                                                      ManufacturedWeek                 = 4
                                                      ManufacturedYear                 = 2011
                                                      SasAddress                       = 0x5000C5003324E93D
                                                      FormFactor                       = 2.5 Inch
                                                      RaidNominalMediumRotationRate    = 10000
                                                      T10PICapability                  = Not Capable
                                                      BlockSizeInBytes                 = 512
                                                      MaxCapableSpeed                  = 6 Gb/s
                                                      
                                                   
      This command displays the filtered property values for all returned controller objects.
      racadm storage get pdisks -o -p State
                                                      Disk.Bay.0:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                      State = Online
                                                   
      This command displays all physical disk drive keys connected to the enclosures.
      racadm storage get pdisks --refkey RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                      Disk.Bay.0:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                   
      This command is an optimized version and displays all disk objects for the enclosure FQDD.
      racadm storage get pdisks --refkey Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1 -o
                                                   racadm storage get pdisks -o
                                                   Disk.Bay.0:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                   Status                           = Ok
                                                   DeviceDescription                = Disk 0 in Backplane 1 of Integrated raid Controller 1
                                                   RollupStatus                     = Ok
                                                   Name                             = Physical Disk 0:1:0
                                                   State                            = Online
                                                   OperationState                   = Not Applicable
                                                   PowerStatus                      = Spun-Up
                                                   Size                             = 278.88 GB
                                                   FailurePredicted                 = NO
                                                   RemainingRatedWriteEndurance     = Not Applicable
                                                   SecurityStatus                   = Not Capable
                                                   BusProtocol                      = SAS
                                                   MediaType                        = HDD
                                                   UsedraidDiskSpace                = 278.88 GB
                                                   AvailableraidDiskSpace           = 0.00 GB
                                                   Hotspare                         = NO
                                                   Manufacturer                     = SEAGATE
                                                   ProductId                        = ST9300605SS
                                                   Revision                         = CS05
                                                   SerialNumber                     = 6XP40SA9
                                                   PartNumber                       = CN0745GC7262228706R7A00
                                                   NegotiatedSpeed                  = 6.0 Gb/s
                                                   ManufacturedDay                  = 4
                                                   ManufacturedWeek                 = 32
                                                   ManufacturedYear                 = 2012
                                                   SasAddress                       = 0x5000C5005952386D
                                                   FormFactor                       = 2.5 Inch
                                                   raidNominalMediumRotationRate    = 10000
                                                   T10PICapability                  = Not Capable
                                                   BlockSizeInBytes                 = 512
                                                   MaxCapableSpeed                  = 6 Gb/s
                                                
      This command is an optimized and filtered version.
      racadm storage get pdisks --refkey Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1 -o -p State
                                                   Disk.Bay.0:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                   State = Online
                                                
    • To generate and view information about the inventory of fans connected to the enclosure.
      This command displays all the fan keys connected to the enclosures.
      racadm storage get fans --refkey <enclosure FQDDs separated
                                                      by comma>
                                                   
      This command displays all the fan objects for the enclosure FQDD.
      racadm storage get fans --refkey <enclosure FQDDs separated
                                                   by comma > -o 
                                                
      racadm storage get fans --refkey <enclosure FQDDs separated
                                                   by comma> -o -p <property names separated by comma> 
                                                
    • To generate and view information about the inventory of EMMs connected to the enclosure.
      This command returns all the EMM keys connected to the enclosures.
      racadm storage get emms -refkey <enclosure FQDDs separated
                                                      by commaenclosure FQDDs separated
                                                      by comma>
                                                   
      This command is an optimized version and displays all the EMM objects for the enclosure FQDD.
      racadm storage get emms --refkey <enclosure FQDDs separated
                                                   by comma> -o
                                                
      This command is an optimized and filtered version.
      racadm storage get emms --refkey <enclosure FQDDs separated
                                                   by comma > -o -p <property names separated by comma>
                                                
    • To generate and view information about the inventory of PSU connected to the enclosure.
      This command displays all the PSUs connected to the enclosures.
      racadm storage get psus --refkey <enclosure FQDD's separated
                                                      by comma>
                                                   
      This command is an optimized version and displays all the PSUs objects for the enclosure FQDD.
      racadm storage get psus --refkey <enclosure FQDD's separated
                                                   by comma > -o
                                                
      This command is an optimized and filtered version.
      racadm storage get psus --refkey <enclosure FQDD's separated
                                                   by comma> -o -p <property names separated by comma>
                                                
  • To get the list of enclosures and properties of the PCIeSSD enclosure.
    • This command provides the list of enclosures.
      racadm storage get enclosures
                                                   Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1\
                                                   Enclosure.Internal.0-1:PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                                
    • This command provides the properties of the specified PCIeSSD enclosure.
      racadm storage get enclosures:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                                   Enclosure.Internal.0-1:PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                                   RollupStatus = Ok
                                                   DeviceDescription = Enclosure.Internal.0-1:PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                                   Name = PCIe SSD BP 1
                                                   SlotCount = 4
                                                   FirmwareVersion = 0.80
                                                
  • To create, delete, and secure the virtual disks.
    • This command creates a virtual disk.
      racadm storage createvd:RAID.Integrated.1-1 -rl r0 -pdkey:Disk.Bay.0:Enclosure.Internal.0-0:RAID.Integrated.1-1
    • This command starts an initialization operation on a specified virtual disk.
      racadm storage init:Disk.Virtual.0:RAID.Integrated.1-1 -speed fast 
    • This command deletes the specified virtual disk.
      racadm storage deletevd:Disk.Virtual.0:RAID.Integrated.1-1
    • This command encrypts the specified virtual disk.
      racadm storage encryptvd:Disk.Virtual.0:RAID.Integrated.1-1
      • NOTE: Virtual disk must be created with SED.
    • This command assigns security key for controller.
      racadm storage createsecuritykey:RAID.Integrated.1-1 -key <Key id> -passwd <passphrase>
    • This command modifies security key for controller.
      racadm storage modifysecuritykey:RAID.Integrated.1-1 -key <Key id> -oldpasswd <oldpassphrase> -newpasswd <newpassphrase>
    • This command deletes security key for controller.
      racadm storage deletesecuritykey:RAID.Integrated.1-1
  • To convert the physical disk drive and assign hot-spare.
    • This command converts the specified non-storage physical disk drive to a storage capable physical disk drive.
      racadm storage converttoraid:Disk.Bay.0:Enclosure.Internal.0-0:RAID.Integrated.1-1 
    • This command converts the specified physical disk drive to a non-storage physical disk drive.
      racadm storage converttononraid:Disk.Bay.0:Enclosure.Internal.0-0:RAID.Integrated.1-1 
    • This command assigns or unassign a global or dedicated hot-spare.
      racadm storage hotspare:Disk.Bay.0:Enclosure.Internal.0-0:RAID.Integrated.1-1 -assign no
      racadm storage hotspare:Disk.Bay.0:Enclosure.Internal.0-0:RAID.Integrated.1-1 -assign yes -type ghs
      racadm storage hotspare:Disk.Bay.0:Enclosure.Internal.0-0:RAID.Integrated.1-1 -assign yes -type dhs -vdkey:Disk.Virtual.0:RAID.Integrated.1-1
  • To get the list of physical disks and properties of the specified PCIeSSD physical disk.
    • This command provides the list of physical disks.
      racadm storage get pdisks
                                                      Disk.Bay.0:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                      Disk.Bay.1:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                      Disk.Bay.2:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                      Disk.Bay.3:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                      Disk.Bay.4:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                      Disk.Bay.5:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                      Disk.Bay.8:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                                      Disk.Bay.6:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                                      Disk.Bay.7:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                                      Disk.Bay.9:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                                   
    • This command provides the properties of the specified PCIeSSD physical disk.
      racadm storage get pdisks:Disk.Bay.8:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                                      Disk.Bay.8:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                                      Status = Ok
                                                      DeviceDescription = PCIe Solid-State Drive in Slot 8 in Bay 1
                                                      Name = Physical Device 8
                                                      State = Ready
                                                      Size = 745.21 GB
                                                      BusProtocol = PCIe
                                                      MediaType = SSD
                                                      Model = SAMSUNG MZWEI800HAGM 000D3
                                                      ProductId = a820
                                                      SerialNumber = S1J1NYAD90019
                                                      DeviceProtocol = NVMe1.0
                                                      Manufacturer = SAMSUNG
                                                      PCIeNegotiatedLinkWidth = x4
                                                      PCIeCapableLinkWidth = x4
                                                      MaxCapableSpeed = 8 GT/s
                                                      NegotiatedSpeed = 8 GT/s
                                                      FormFactor = 2.5 Inch
                                                      Revision = IPM0ED35SAM SAMSUNG MZWEI800HAGM 000D3
                                                      RemainingRatedWriteEndurance = 100 %
                                                      FailurePredicted = NO
                                                      
                                                   
  • To reset, clear, and import the storage configuration to the controller.
    • This command imports the current foreign configuration from the controller.
      racadm storage importconfig:RAID.Integrated.1-1
    • This command clears the current foreign configuration from the controller.
      racadm storage resetconfig:RAID.Integrated.1-1
    • This command deletes the virtual disk from the controller.
      racadm storage clearconfig:RAID.Integrated.1-1
    • NOTE: After a resetconfig or clearconfig operation, the data cannot be reversed.
  • To get the list of controllers and properties of the PCIeSSD controller.
    • This command provides the list of controllers.
      racadm storage get controllers
                                                      RAID.Integrated.1-1
                                                      PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                                   
    • This command provides the properties of the specified PCIeSSD controller.

      racadm storage get controllers:PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                                   PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                                   RollupStatus = Ok
                                                   DeviceDescription = PCIe Extender in PCIe Slot 3
                                                   Status = Ok
                                                   Name = PCIeExtender 3 (PCI Slot 3)
                                                
  • To blink or unblink the PCIeSSD device.
    • This command will blink the specified PCIeSSD device.
      racadm storage blink:Disk.Bay.8:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                                         STOR095 : Storage operation is successfully completed.
                                                      
    • This command will unblink the specified PCIeSSD device.
      racadm storage unblink:Disk.Bay.8:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                                         STOR095 : Storage operation is successfully completed.
                                                      
  • To prepare the specified PCIeSSD device for removal
    racadm storage preparetoremove: Disk.Bay.8:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                              STOR089 : Successfully accepted the storage configuration operation.
                                              To apply the configuration operation, create a configuration job with --realtime option.
                                              To create the required commit jobs, run the jobqueue command.
                                              For more information about the jobqueue command, enter the RACADM command "racadm help jobqueue”
                                              
                                           
  • To perform a secure erase on the specified PCIeSSD device.
    racadm storage secureerase: Disk.Bay.8:Enclosure.Internal.0-1:PCIeExtender.Slot.3
                                              RAC1040 : Successfully accepted the storage configuration operation.
                                              To apply the configuration operation, create a configuration job, and then restart the server.
                                              To create the required commit and reboot jobs, run the jobqueue command.
                                              For more information about the jobqueue command, enter the RACADM command "racadm help jobqueue”
                                              
                                           

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