Example of creating a file system

The following example creates a VxFS file system of 12288 sectors in size on a VxVM volume.

To create a VxFS file system

  1. Create the file system:
      # mkfs -t vxfs /dev/vx/rdsk/diskgroup/volume 12288
      version 7 layout
      12288 sectors, 6144 blocks of size 1024, log size 256 blocks
      largefiles supported
  2. Mount the newly created file system.
      # mount -t vxfs /dev/vx/rdsk/diskgroup/volume /mnt1