VXVM 6.1 – How to remove a disk from vxvm using vxdiskunsetup?

 Below commands will show to remove a VxVM Control.vxvm-how-to
Force deconfiguration of a VxVM-initialized disk, enc3_5:
# /etc/vx/bin/vxdiskunsetup -C enc3_5
Shred a VxVM-initialized disk, hds9970v0_14, with 3 passes.
# /etc/vx/bin/vxdiskunsetup -o shred=3 hds9970v0_14


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  1. July 22, 2016

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