CLI zmvolume

CLI zmvolume

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For the most recent information on this CLI, including syntax and description, see ZCS Administrator's Guide Network Edition > Appendix A Command-Line Utilities.

ZCS 6.0.x


This command can be used to manage storage volumes from the CLI. Volumes can be easily managed from the administration console, Server, Volume tab.


zmvolume {-a|-d|-l|-e|-dc|-sc} [options]


Long Name Short Name Description
--add -a Adds a volume
--compress -c <arg> Compress BLOBs; “true” or “false”
--compressionThreshold -ct Compression threshold; default 4KB
--delete -d Deletes a volume
--displayCurrent -dc Displays the current volume
--edit -e Edits a volume
--help -h Shows the help for the usage options for this tool.
--id -id <arg> Volume ID
--list -l Lists volumes
--name -n <arg> Volume name
--path -p <arg> Root path
--server -s <arg> Mail server hostname. Default is localhost.
--setCurrent -sc Sets the current volume
--type -t <arg> Volume type (primaryMessage, secondaryMessage, or index)
--turnOffSecondary -ts Turns off the current secondary message volume

ZCS 5.0.x

ZCS 4.5.x

Verified Against: Zimbra Collaboration 7.0, 6.0 Date Created: 5/3/2006
Article ID: Date Modified: 07/11/2015

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