Voulme Manager Tips

Calculating Free Space

To calculate the free space, the following can be used:

Wiping a Volume

To wipe a volume or convert a filesystem to a raw partition, do the following:

  1. vxvol stop volume

  2. vxmend fix empty volume

  3. vxvol init zero volume

Removing a Volume (and plexes and subdisks)

vxedit -r rm volume