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Changing the state of a plex

You can change the state of a plex in a mirrored aggregate, from online to offline, and offline to online.

About this task

Data ONTAP specifies the state of a plex as resyncing when synchronizing the two plexes of a mirrored aggregate. Also, when you create a mirrored aggregate by adding a plex to an unmirrored aggregate, Data ONTAP puts the added plex in a resyncing state.

Data ONTAP allows you to change the state of a plex from offline to online, and from online to offline.

Step

  1. To change the state of a plex, enter the following command:aggr { online | offline } plexname