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Advanced O&M Command Reference

OceanStor 18000 and 18000F V5 Series V500R007

This document is applicable to OceanStor 18500 V5, 18800 V5, 18500F V5, and 18800F V5. Based on the CLI, this document describes how to use various commands classified by functionsand how to set the CLI and manage the storage system through these commands.

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The ping command applies to the Linux operating system and is used to check network connectivity.


ping [ parameter ]





parameter To obtain the detailed information and usage guide of the parameters, run the ping --help command.


I Interface used by ping to send packets. For Kunpeng series storage devices, when data packets are sent via the front-end service network, the interface must be specified as "-I vrf-srv" or as a specific network interface name.

Network interface name.


Minisystem mode

Usage Guidelines



  • Send a 1024-byte packet from local eth2 for three times.

    Storage: minisystem> ping -I eth2 -c 3 -s 1024
    PING ( from eth2: 1024(1052) bytes of data.
    1032 bytes from icmp_seq=1 ttl=64 time=0.375 ms
    1032 bytes from icmp_seq=2 ttl=64 time=0.188 ms
    1032 bytes from icmp_seq=3 ttl=64 time=0.193 ms
    --- ping statistics ---
    3 packets transmitted, 3 received, 0% packet loss, time 1999ms
    rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 0.188/0.252/0.375/0.087 ms
  • Send specified packets from the front-end service network for three times (applicable to Kunpeng series).

    Storage: minisystem> ping -I vrf-srv -c 3
    ping: Warning: source address might be selected on device other than vrf-inner.
    PING ( from vrf-inner: 56(84) bytes of data.
    64 bytes from icmp_seq=1 ttl=64 time=0.093 ms
    64 bytes from icmp_seq=2 ttl=64 time=0.090 ms
    64 bytes from icmp_seq=3 ttl=64 time=0.108 ms
    --- ping statistics ---
    3 packets transmitted, 3 received, 0% packet loss, time 2032ms
    rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 0.090/0.097/0.108/0.007 ms

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Updated: 2020-01-17

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