List of common FileStore commands and log locations

Article:TECH210726  |  Created: 2013-09-19  |  Updated: 2013-09-20  |  Article URL
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This article contains a list of common FileStore commands and log locations.


Admin login
Master login ssh master@console_IPaddress (default password master)
GUI Console https://console_IPaddress:8443/sm/
Private Network
priveth0 PXE boot,DHCP,LLT low-pri,NFS locks & remote commands
priveth1 LLT high-pri traffic
pubeth0 LLT low-pri + IP Service traffic
Show interfaces network show
List IP addresses network ip addr show
Storage > Disk operations
List disks storage disk list
Scan SCSI bus storage scanbus
Display HBA storage hba
Storage > Pool operations
Create pool storage pool create pool_name disk_name
storage pool create pool1 AMS_WEMS0_5
Add disk to pool storage pool adddisk pool_name disk_name
List free space storage pool free pool1
Delete pool storage pool destroy pool_name
Storage > File Systems operations
Create simple fs storage fs create simple filesystem_name size pool
storage fs create simple fs1 4g pool1
List file systems storage fs list
Grow file system storage growto primary fs_name newsize pool_name
storage growto primary fs1 5g pool1
Destroy FS storage fs destroy filesystem_name
Add 2nd tier (DST) storage tier add simple fs_name size pool_name
storage tier add simple tonyfs1 4g tonypool,AMS_WMS0_2
List files on a tier storage tier listfiles fs_name {primary|secondary}
List tier of a file storage tier mapfile fs_name /filename
List DST policies storage tier policy list
Schedule a relocation every hr storage tier schedule modify fs_name 0 * * * *
List  relocation schedules storage tier schedule list
Run a policy storage tier policy run fs_name
Manually create snapshot storage snapshot create snapshot_name fs_name removable=yes
List snapshots Storage snapshot list
Remove snapshot storage snapshot destroy snap_name fs_name
Shedule a Snapshot @13:01 storage snapshot schedule create sched_name fs_name 12 01 13
Show snapshot schedule storage snapshot schedule show


NFS operations
List NFS status nfs server status
Start/Stop NFS nfs server start|stop
Add share nfs share add <options> fs_name
nfs share add rw,async fs1
List sharable FS/Snapshots nfs show fs
List NFS shares nfs share show
Delete share nfs share delete fs_name
nfs share delete fs1
CIFS operations (Local user)
List CIFS status CIFS server status
Start CIFS server CIFS server start
Add local group CIFS local group add group_name
Add local user CIFS user add username [group]
CIFS user add user1 datagroup
Set user password CIFS user local password username
Add share CIFS share add fs_name share_name
CIFS share add fs2 share2
Remove share CIFS share delete share_name
List share CIFS share show
List global options CIFS show
Enable standalone authentication CIFS set security user
CIFS Operations (Active Directory)
Stop CIFS server CIFS server stop
Set domain user CIFS set domainuser user
Set domain name CIFS Set domain domain_name
Set domain contoller CIFS set domaincontroller <IPaddress|DC_name>
Set Active Directory CIFS set security ads
Start CIFS server CFS server start
List IPs Network ip addr show
Show Pub links Network link show
Show events Report showevents
Add email group report email add group group_name
Add recipient report email add email-address group_name emailaddress
Add severity report email add severity group severity_type
Remove severity report email del severity notgroup debug
Add syslog server report syslog add syslog-server_ipaddr
Del syslog server report syslog delete syslog-server-ipaddr


Support information
Support login User=support/Password=symantec (Default console only)
Enable support user for ssh login admin supportuser enable
ssh support@console_IPaddress
Support menu support
Product Version upgrade show detail
Show services support services showall
Fix faulty services support services autofix
Online service support services onlineservice_name
Show dev/cpu stats support iostat device
support iostat cpu
traceroute support traceroute target_host
Debug info/ VRTSexplorer support debuginfo sfs_node ftp://user@targetnode/tmp/
Re-run initial bluescreen configuration Login as support
su – root
Export config system config export remote ftp://user@
Forcing Panic
Set reboot 5 secs sysctl –w kernel.panic=5
Invoke panic echo c > /proc/sysrq-trigger
Misc Support commands
List NIC & PCI ids hwinfo –netcard | egrep ‘Bus|Model|Link’
List NIC & PCI ids lspci
Snoop network tethereal -i pubeth0 -R "ip.addr eq"
Snoop port tcpdump -i pubeth0 tcp port 5988 -v
Misc Windows/Samba commands
Mount share Net use X: \\<IP_address>\<share_name>
Un-mount share Net use X: /delete
Display shares Net view <IP_address>
Check trust wbinfo -t
Display user info wbinfo –i <username>
Display AD users wbinfo -u
Display Log level smbcontrol winbind debuglevel
Change Debug for lanman smbcontrol winbind debug idmap:3


Log & Misc file locations
Install summary /tmp/status.log
Installation Modules /var/adm/autoinstall/logs
SFCFS installation /opt/VRTS/install/logs/
NBU install log /tmp/install_netbackup.log
FileStore logs /opt/VRTSnasgw/log
YaST logs /var/log/YaST2
CLISH log /opt/VRTSnasgw/log/command.log
Admin shell logs /var/log/shell_activity_log
SFS Event log /var/log/sfsfs_event.log
Setup log /opt/VRTSnasgw/log/Install.log.<date>
Upgrade log /opt/VRTSnasgw/log/upgrade.log
PCI Exclusion /opt/VRTSnasgw/scripts/pciexclusion.conf
Initial  config /opt/VRTSnasgw/nodeconf/sfsinstall.conf
Install server dir /instserver
Kernel core dump /opt/VRTSnasgw/core/kernel
User core dump /opt/VRTSnasgw/core/user
Samba logs (inc AD auth issues) /var/log/samba
Samba config /etc/samba/smb.conf
SAV LiveUpdate /opt/Symantec/LiveUpdate/liveupdt.log
Command Script (/opt/VRTSnasgw/scripts) Log (/opt/VRTSnasgw/log)
scanbus scanbus.log
disk storage_disk.log
fs, tier  
ip addr_add_output.log
cluster addnode_output.log
nfs server, share NFSAgent.log
cifs server, share CIFS.log
fencing fencing.log
snapshot list snapshot.log
Remove NIC device_remove.log
upgrade upgrade.log


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