The larger private region size that was introduced in VxVM 3.2 (1MB) and VxVM 5.0 (32MB) may create one of the following mirroring scenarios under which
To create a mirror under any of these scenarios
vxdisksetupprogram to initialize the target disk:
/usr/lib/vxvm/bin/vxdisksetup -i c#t#d# privoffset=0 \
where XXXX is the size of the source disk's private region, and YYYY is the size of its public region.
If your system is configured to use enclosure-based naming instead of OS-based naming, replace the
c#t#d# name with the enclosure-based name for the disk.
vxdg -g diskgroup
vxdiskadmcommand and choose item 6 (Mirror volumes on a disk) to create the mirror. Specify the disk media names of the source disk (rootdisk) and the target disk (medianame).