vxlist – syntax with examples

/opt/VRTS/bin/vxlist – UnixArena’s Manual Page

/opt/VRTS/bin/vxlist – displays records of the Storage Foundation configuration.

Tasks Switches
Setting up or initialize storage foundation records /opt/VRTSsfmh/adm/dclisetup.sh
Display Consalidated storage foundation information vxlist [-g diskgroup]
List the Veritas Volume Manager alerts vxlist [-g diskgroup] alert
List the Volume Manager cache objects vxlist [-g diskgroup] cache
List the disks vxlist [-g diskgroup]  disk
List disk group information vxlist [-g diskgroup] dg|diskgroup
List the supported Array Support Libraries (ASL)  vxlist [-g diskgroup] dmp
Lists the enclosures vxlist [-g diskgroup] enclosure|enclr|array
List the mounted file systems vxlist [-g diskgroup] fs|filesystem
Lists the controllers vxlist hba|hostport|controller|ctrl
List the Cluster Volume Manager node information vxlist [-g diskgroup] nodeinfo
List the paths vxlist [-g diskgroup] path
List the sub disks vxlist [-g diskgroup] subdisk|sd
List the plexes vxlist [-g diskgroup] plex|pl
List the volumes vxlist [-g diskgroup] vol|volume
List the Volume Manager snapshots vxlist snapshot|snap
Lists the unmounted file systems that are referenced in ‘vfstab’ vxlist umfilesystem|umfs
Displays the information in long format vxlist [-g diskgroup] -l vol vol_1
Display only the disks section in the property page for the specified volume vxlist [-g diskgroup] -s disk vol vol_1

vxlist – Command Line Examples

Setting up or initialize storage foundation records

  # ls -l /opt/VRTS/bin/vxlist
lrwxrwxrwx   1 root     other         24 Sep 11 11:43 /opt/VRTS/bin/vxlist -> /opt/VRTSsfmh/bin/vxlist
# vxlist
VxVM DCLI vxlist ERROR V-50-49971-158 Authentication or communication could not be established with the server.
vxdclid is not setup.
Run /opt/VRTSsfmh/adm/dclisetup.sh as root	
# /opt/VRTSsfmh/adm/dclisetup.sh

Display Consolidated storage foundation information

  # vxlist
TY   DEVICE      DISK         DISKGROUP        SIZE      FREE STATUS
disk c1t0d0s2    rootdisk01   rootdg         15.92g      0.00 imported
disk c2t0d0s2    rootdisk02   rootdg         15.92g      0.00 imported
disk c3t1d0s2    oradisk01    oradg         991.81m   866.81m imported
disk c3t2d0s2    oradisk02    oradg         991.81m   866.81m imported
disk c3t3d0s2    oradisk03    oradg         991.81m   866.81m imported
disk c3t4d0s2    oradisk04    oradg         991.81m   856.09m imported
disk c3t5d0s2    oradisk05    oradg         991.81m   933.43m imported
disk c3t6d0s2    oradisk06    oradg         991.81m   933.43m imported
disk c4t14d0s2   -            -                   -         - uninitialized
TY   DISKGROUP   IMPORT    STATUS        SIZE    FREE ID
dg   oradg       private   enabled      5.81g   5.19g 1411615747.337.vxserver
dg   rootdg      private   enabled     31.85g    0.00 1410417163.12.vxserver
TY   VOLUME      DISKGROUP        SIZE STATUS    LAYOUT    LINKAGE
vol  appsvol01   oradg         100.00m healthy   concat    -
vol  appsvol02   oradg         100.00m healthy   concat    -
vol  dump        rootdg          1.56g healthy   concat    -
vol  home        rootdg          2.39g healthy   concat    -
vol  newvol      oradg         100.00m stopped   striped   -
vol  oravol      oradg         100.00m healthy   concat    -
vol  rootvol     rootdg         10.00g healthy   root      -
vol  swapvol     rootdg          1.96g healthy   concat    -
vol  testvol     oradg         100.00m healthy   raid5     -
TY   FS     FSTYPE      SIZE    FREE   %USED DEVICE_PATH                  MOUNT_POINT
fs   /      ufs        9.85g   4.62g     53% /dev/vx/dsk/bootdg/rootvol   /
fs   dump   ufs        1.51g   1.46g      1% /dev/vx/dsk/bootdg/dump      /var/dump
fs   home   ufs        2.34g   2.29g      1% /dev/vx/dsk/bootdg/home      /export/home
TY   NAME   TYPE   STATE    WWN                                          PNAME
hba  c1     SCSI   online   -                                            /pci@0,0/pci15ad,1976@10
hba  c2     SCSI   online   -                                            /pci@0,0/pci15ad,790@11/pci15ad,1976@0
hba  c3     SCSI   online   -                                            /pci@0,0/pci15ad,790@11/pci15ad,1976@1
hba  c4     SCSI   online   IQN.1986-03.COM.SUN017A11DEF7FFFF.53C256B5   /iscsi
TY   ENCLR_NAME   ENCLR_MODEL   ARRAY_TYPE   STATUS      ENCLR_SNO
encl disk         VMware,       Disk         connected   DISKS

List the Veritas Volume Manager alerts

  # vxlist alert
TY   OBJ_TYPE   OBJ_NAME    DISKGROUP   SEVERITY   ALERT
alrt plex       newvol-01   oradg       info       recoverable
alrt vol        newvol      oradg       critical   disabled

List the Volume Manager cache objects

  # vxlist cache
TY   NAME            SIZE    USED   MAXGROW DISKGROUP   STATUS
co   cacheobj     100.00m   4.43m   200.00m oradg       active

List the disks

# vxlist -g oradg disk
TY   DEVICE     DISK        DISKGROUP        SIZE      FREE STATUS
disk c3t1d0s2   oradisk01   oradg         991.81m   866.81m imported
disk c3t2d0s2   oradisk02   oradg         991.81m   866.81m imported
disk c3t3d0s2   oradisk03   oradg         991.81m   866.81m imported
disk c3t4d0s2   oradisk04   oradg         991.81m   856.09m imported
disk c3t5d0s2   oradisk05   oradg         991.81m   933.43m imported
disk c3t6d0s2   oradisk06   oradg         991.81m   933.43m imported

List disk group information

  # vxlist dg|diskgroup
TY   DISKGROUP   IMPORT    STATUS        SIZE    FREE ID
dg   oradg       private   enabled      5.81g   5.10g 1411615747.337.vxserver
dg   rootdg      private   enabled     31.85g    0.00 1410417163.12.vxserver
dg   testdg      private   enabled      4.84g   4.84g 1411634825.349.vxserver

List the supported Array Support Libraries (ASL)

  # vxlist dmp
asl
TY   NAME                  VERSION            VID
asl  libvxCLARiiON.so      vm-6.0.100-rev-1   DGC
asl  libvxFJTSYe6k.so      vm-6.0.100-rev-1   FUJITSU
asl  libvxFJTSYe8k.so      vm-6.0.100-rev-1   FUJITSU
asl  libvxInvista.so       vm-6.0.100-rev-1   EMC
asl  libvxap.so            vm-6.0.100-rev-1   SUN
....
Output truncated
....
asl  libvxxp12k.so         vm-6.0.100-rev-1   HP
asl  libvxxp256.so         vm-6.0.100-rev-1   HP
asl  libvxxp1281024.so     vm-6.0.100-rev-1   HP
asl  libvx3par.so          vm-6.0.100-rev-1   3PARdata
asl  scsi3_jbod            -                  -
jbod
TY   VID        PID                OPCODE   PAGECODE   PAGEOFF   SNO_LEN   POLICY
jbod SEAGATE    -                  18       -1         36        12        Disk
jbod SUN        SESS01             18       -1         36        12        Disk

Lists the enclosures

  # vxlist enclosure|enclr|array
TY   ENCLR_NAME   ENCLR_MODEL   ARRAY_TYPE   STATUS      ENCLR_SNO
encl disk         VMware,       Disk         connected   DISKS

List the mounted file systems

  # vxlist fs|filesystem
TY   FS     FSTYPE      SIZE    FREE   %USED DEVICE_PATH                  MOUNT_POINT
fs   /      ufs        9.85g   4.62g     53% /dev/vx/dsk/bootdg/rootvol   /
fs   dump   ufs        1.51g   1.46g      1% /dev/vx/dsk/bootdg/dump      /var/dump
fs   home   ufs        2.34g   2.29g      1% /dev/vx/dsk/bootdg/home      /export/home

Lists the controllers

  # vxlist hba
TY   NAME   TYPE   STATE    WWN                                          PNAME
hba  c1     SCSI   online   -                                            /pci@0,0/pci15ad,1976@10
hba  c2     SCSI   online   -                                            /pci@0,0/pci15ad,790@11/pci15ad,1976@0
hba  c3     SCSI   online   -                                            /pci@0,0/pci15ad,790@11/pci15ad,1976@1
hba  c4     SCSI   online   IQN.1986-03.COM.SUN017A11DEF7FFFF.53C256B5   /iscsi

List the Cluster Volume Manager node information

  # vxlist nodeinfo (Applicable only to cluster nodes)
Host:  vcsnode1
Host ID:            vcsnode1
GUID:               {d5a789c4-4a3b-11e4-94e7-000c2950665d}
Volboot Info:       major=3 minor=1 seqno=0.1
Cluster Protocol Version: 120
Volume Server State: inactive
Volume Client State: uninitialized

List the paths

  # vxlist path
TY   DEVICE      DA          DM           HBA   TCA     LUN ENCLR_NAME
path c1t0d0s2    c1t0d0s2    rootdisk01   c1    -         - disk
path c2t0d0s2    c2t0d0s2    rootdisk02   c2    -         - disk
path c3t1d0s2    c3t1d0s2    oradisk01    c3    -         - disk
path c3t2d0s2    c3t2d0s2    oradisk02    c3    -         - disk
path c3t3d0s2    c3t3d0s2    oradisk03    c3    -         - disk
path c4t10d0s2   c4t10d0s2   disk2        c4    -         - disk
path c4t11d0s2   c4t11d0s2   disk3        c4    -         - disk
path c4t12d0s2   c4t12d0s2   disk4        c4    -         - disk

List the sub disks

  # vxlist -g rootdg sd   
TY   NAME            ASSOC        DISKGROUP       SIZE STATUS
sd   rootdisk01-01   swapvol-01   rootdg         1.96g enabled
sd   rootdisk01-02   rootvol-01   rootdg        10.00g enabled
sd   rootdisk01-03   home-01      rootdg         2.39g enabled
sd   rootdisk01-04   dump-01      rootdg         1.56g enabled
sd   rootdisk02-01   rootvol-02   rootdg        10.00g enabled
sd   rootdisk02-02   swapvol-02   rootdg         1.96g enabled
sd   rootdisk02-03   home-02      rootdg         2.39g enabled
sd   rootdisk02-04   dump-02      rootdg         1.56g enabled

List the plexes

# vxlist -g rootdg plex
TY   NAME         TYPE     ASSOC     DISKGROUP       SIZE LAYOUT   STATUS
plex dump-01      simple   dump      rootdg         1.56g concat   attached
plex dump-02      simple   dump      rootdg         1.56g concat   attached
plex home-01      simple   home      rootdg         2.39g concat   attached
plex home-02      simple   home      rootdg         2.39g concat   attached
plex rootvol-01   simple   rootvol   rootdg        10.00g concat   attached
plex rootvol-02   simple   rootvol   rootdg        10.00g concat   attached
plex swapvol-01   simple   swapvol   rootdg         1.96g concat   attached
plex swapvol-02   simple   swapvol   rootdg         1.96g concat   attached

List the volumes

  # vxlist vol|volume
TY   VOLUME      DISKGROUP        SIZE STATUS    LAYOUT   LINKAGE
vol  appsvol01   oradg         100.00m healthy   concat   -
vol  appsvol02   oradg         100.00m healthy   concat   -
vol  cachevol    oradg         100.00m healthy   concat   -
vol  dump        rootdg          1.56g healthy   concat   -
vol  home        rootdg          2.39g healthy   concat   -
vol  oravol      oradg         100.00m healthy   concat   snapto:snapvol
vol  rootvol     rootdg         10.00g healthy   root     -
vol  snapvol     oradg         100.00m healthy   concat   snapfrom:oravol

List the Volume Manager snapshots

  # vxlist snap
TY   VOLUME    DISKGROUP        SIZE STATUS    LAYOUT   LINKAGE
vol  snapvol   oradg         100.00m healthy   concat   snapfrom:oravol

Lists the unmounted file systems that are referenced in ‘vfstab’

# vxlist umfs
TY   FS       FSTYPE   DEVICE_PATH                MOUNT_POINT
umfs OraVol   vxfs     /dev/vx/dsk/oradg/oravol   /VERITAS/OraVol

Displays the information in long format

  # vxlist -l vol oravol
Volume:  oravol
Size:               100m
Type:               fsgen
Status:             healthy
Read Policy:        SELECT
Flags:              closed writecopy writeback fastresync
Log Info:           type=DCO size=33.1m state=enabled 
Recovery Mode:      default
Device Info:        minor=21002 bdev=274/21002 cdev=274/21002
Device Path:        /dev/vx/dsk/oradg/oravol
Permissions:        user=root group=root mode=0600
GUID:               {b4d40872-4490-11e4-a991-000c29656c89}
Disk Group:         name=oradg id=1411615747.337.vxserver
Layout:             concat
NMirrors:           2
Snapshots:          snapvol:fullinst
Plex:               oravol-01 pl_id=0.1293 pl_size=100m pl_state=attached,oravol-02 pl_id=0.1297 pl_size=100m pl_state=attached 
Subdisk:            oradisk03-01 sd_id=0.1295 disk_vdid={/dev/vx/rdmp/c3t3d0s2@vxserver} sd_size=100m sd_offset=0 sd_state=enabled,oradisk04-01 sd_id=0.1299 disk_vdid={/dev/vx/rdmp/c3t4d0s2@vxserver} sd_size=100m sd_offset=0 sd_state=enabled

Display only the disks section in the property page for the specified volume

  # vxlist -s disk vol oravol
disks
TY   DEVICE     DISK          NPATHS ENCLR_NAME   ENCLR_SNO   STATUS
disk c3t3d0s2   oradisk03          1 disk         DISKS       imported
disk c3t4d0s2   oradisk04          1 disk         DISKS       imported
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