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In Brief

This Perl script lists pool snapshots on a server.


Product Categories:
  • Open Enterprise Server
  • Functional Categories:
  • NetWare
  • Workgroup
  • Posted:16 Apr 2007
    File Size:3KB
    Publisher:Dean Giles


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    This Perl script lists pool snapshots on a server.

    This script has been designed to be run on NetWare.

    The API set can be downloaded from

    It requires that NSS be installed and an NSS pool be present.

    It is intended to be used as a sample script for developers that may want to use the VFS API set to view and manage storage.

    How to Use the file: is a Perl script. So Perl must be installed and running on the NetWare server that this file is being loaded on. NSS must be installed to get the VFS support.

    To run the perl script type:

    perl <enter>


    perl NWListPoolSnapshot <enter>

    Sample output:

    file is now open.
    File Name: +<_ADMIN:ManageNSS/manage.cmd
    Request Sent: <virtualIO><datastream name=\"command\"/></virtualIO><nssRequest><pool><listPoolSnapshots></listPoolSnapshots></pool></nssRequest>
    <result value="0"><description>success</description></result>
    <result value="0"><description>zOK</description></result>

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