Creating snapshots

Article:HOWTO60383  |  Created: 2011-10-20  |  Updated: 2012-02-03  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO60383
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Creating snapshots

To create a snapshot

  • To create a snapshot, enter the following:

    Storage> snapshot create snapshot_name
    fs_name [removable]

    snapshot_name

    Specifies the name for the snapshot.

    Note:

    The following are reserved words for snapshot name: flags, ctime, and mtime.

    fs_name

    Specifies the name for the file system.

    removable

    Valid values are:

    • yes

    • no

    If the removable attribute is yes, and the file system is offline, the snapshot is removed automatically if the file system runs out of space.

    The default value is removable=no.

    For example:

    Storage> snapshot create snapshot1 fs1 
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