lsm_fs_ss_create man page

lsm_fs_ss_create — Creates a file system snapshot

Synopsis

int lsm_fs_ss_create (lsm_connect *conn, lsm_fs *fs, const char *name, lsm_fs_ss **snapshot, char **job, lsm_flag flags);

Arguments

conn

Valid connection.

fs

Pointer of lsm_fs to create snapshot.

name

String. Human recognizable name, might be altered or ignored by certain storage system.

snapshot

Output pointer of lsm_fs_ss for newly created snapshot.

job

Output pointer of string. If storage system support asynchronous action on this, a job will be created and could be tracked via lsm_job_status_ss_get. NULL if storage system does not support asynchronous action on this.

flags

Reserved for future use, must be LSM_CLIENT_FLAG_RSVD.

Version

1.0

Description

Creates a new file system snapshot.

Capability

LSM_CAP_FS_SNAPSHOT_CREATE

Return

Error code as enumerated by 'lsm_error_number'.
   * LSM_ERR_OK
       On success.
   * LSM_ERR_JOB_STARTED
       A job is started. Please check the 'job' output pointer.
   * LSM_ERR_INVALID_ARGUMENT
       When any argument is NULL or not a valid lsm_connect pointer
       or invalid flags.
   * LSM_ERR_NOT_FOUND_FS
       When file system not found.
   * LSM_ERR_NOT_ENOUGH_SPACE
       Pool does not have enough space.
   * LSM_ERR_POOL_NOT_READY
       Pool is not ready for volume creation.
   * LSM_ERR_NO_SUPPORT
       Not supported.

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lsm_fs_ss_create October 2017 Libstoragemgmt C API Manual