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dasdlist - build an empty DASD image file


dasdinit [-v] [-z] [-bz2] [-0] [-lfs] [-a] [-r] [-linux] filename devtype[-model] [volser]

This manual page documents the dasdinit program.

dasdlist builds an empty DASD image file


filename name of DASD image file to be created

devtype emulated device type

model emulated device model (optional)

volser volume serial number (1-6 characters) (only if '-r' option not used)

size number of cylinders (for CKD devices) or 512-byte sectors (for FBA devices)
(optional if device specified)


-v display version info and help

-z build compressed DASD image file using zlib

-bz2 build compressed DASD image file using bzip2

-0 build compressed DASD image file with no compression

-lfs build a large (uncompressed) DASD file (if supported)

-a build DASD image file that includes alternate cylinders (option ignored if size
is manually specified)

-r build 'raw' DASD image file (no VOL1 or IPL track)

-linux null track images will look like linux dasdfmt'ed images (3390 device type only)

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