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Create an iSCSI logical unit

Creates an iSCSI logical unit.

HTTP request syntax (URI)
POST <base_URI>/v7/storage/iscsi-logical-units
Name Type Required Values Description
path BODY Y string Absolute path to the iSCSI logical unit file, in UNIX format.
comment BODY Y string Comment at the iSCSI logical unit creation.
sizeInBytes BODY Y number Size of the iSCSI logical unit in bytes.
filesystemId BODY Y string File system ID.
virtualServerId BODY Y number Virtual server ID.
iscsiLogicalUnitId BODY Y string iSCSI logical unit identifier name.
Return codes
Code Data Description
201 iscsiLogicalUnit iSCSI logical unit object created successfully
400 No Data Missing or invalid request contents.
404 Error Message Requested resource not found.
500 Error message Error associated with the storage system.
501 No Data Server has not implemented the request operation on the resource.

Any HTTP status code other than 201 indicates that the API did not complete successfully.

Request example
curl -vk -H "X-Api-Key: zrxvSDAv9x.RIP4gkmKarG3beF.or.4Tc2im7oeqYN88C9XPGHxbXC" -d'{ "comment": "xyz-curl-test", "filesystemId":"AACF4FA49143751B0000000000000000", "iSCSILogicalUnitId": "xyz-iscsi-lutest0", "path": "/folder/xyz-lu.iscsi", "sizeInBytes": 2000,"virtualServerId": 8}' -X POST
Response example
HTTP/1.1 201 Created
   "iSCSILogicalUnit" : {
      "comment" : "xyz-curl-test",
      "filesystemId" : "AACF4FA49143751B0000000000000000",
      "iSCSILogicalUnitId" : "xyz-iscsi-lu-test0",
      "iSCSITargetIds" : [],
      "objectId" : "383a3a3a767361746973682d69736373692d6c752d7465737430",
      "isBoundToTarget" : false,
      "isMounted" : false,
      "path" : "/folder/xyz-lu.iscsi",
      "percentageCreatedx100" : 0,
      "sizeInBytes" : 2000,
      "virtualServerId" : 8
   "uri" : ""


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