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DAXCTL-OFFLINE-MEMORY(1) daxctl Manual DAXCTL-OFFLINE-MEMORY(1)

NAME

daxctl-offline-memory - Offline the memory for a device that is in system-ram mode

SYNOPSIS

daxctl offline-memory <dax0.0> [<dax1.0>...<daxY.Z>] [<options>]

EXAMPLES

•Reconfigure dax0.0 to system-ram mode

# daxctl reconfigure-device --mode=system-ram --human dax0.0
{

"chardev":"dax0.0",
"size":"7.87 GiB (8.45 GB)",
"target_node":2,
"mode":"system-ram" }

•Offline the memory

# daxctl offline-memory dax0.0
dax0.0: 62 sections offlined
offlined memory for 1 device

DESCRIPTION

Offline the memory sections associated with a device that has been converted to the system-ram mode. If one or more blocks are already offline, attempt to offline the remaining blocks. If all blocks were already offline, print a message and return success without actually doing anything.

This is complementary to the daxctl-online-memory command, and may be used when it is wished to offline the memory sections, but not convert the device back to devdax mode.

OPTIONS

-r, --region=

Restrict the operation to devices belonging to the specified region(s). A device-dax region is a contiguous range of memory that hosts one or more /dev/daxX.Y devices, where X is the region id and Y is the device instance id.

-u, --human

By default the command will output machine-friendly raw-integer data. Instead, with this flag, numbers representing storage size will be formatted as human readable strings with units, other fields are converted to hexadecimal strings.

-v, --verbose

Emit more debug messages

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2016 - 2022, Intel Corporation. License GPLv2: GNU GPL version 2 <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>. This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it. There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

SEE ALSO

daxctl-reconfigure-device(1),daxctl-online-memory[1]

2022-05-28 daxctl