ONTAP 9.14.1 commands

volume file async-delete start

Start async delete of a directory

Availability: This command is available to cluster and Vserver administrators at the advanced privilege level.


The volume file async-delete start command starts async delete of a directory.


-vserver <vserver name> - Vserver Name

This specifies the Vserver on which the volume containing the directory resides.

-volume <volume name> - Volume Name

This specifies the name of the volume.

-path <text> - Directory Path

This specifies the path of the directory.

[-throttle <integer>] - Throttle

This specifies maximum number of directory delete operations per second.


The following example deletes directory "d2" under directory "d1" in volume "vol1" hosted in Vserver "vs1".

cluster1::*> volume file async-delete start -vserver vs1 -volume vol1 -path d1/d2
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