By default Veritas Volume Manager uses HP-UX legacy naming scheme instead of the agile view. Below is a procedure to change this behaviour.
- Display VxVM disk information and get the current naming scheme.
As shown the mode is set to legacy and the disks are shown with their legacy device names.
- To change this use again the
The parameters used are
mode. The available values for
ebn: Enclosure based names.
osn: Operative system names.
If ebn is used neither legacy mode nor new mode can be set since hardware names provided by the disk array will be used. So osn as namingscheme is the right choice.
mode parameter is defines which naming model will be used in the osn naming scheme. The following values can be set:
- Check the change by executing the
the naming scheme can be set back to the legacy scheme using the same procedure.