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Volumes Info tab

The Info tab displays the following field information for the volume:

  • Description - User-defined description of the Volume.
  • Resource UID - The cloud's unique identification number of the Volume. It is generated by and persistent in the cloud, and passed through to the Dashboard for display.
  • Datacenter / Zone - The Datacenter or Zone the Volume is in. Select the link to see more specific Datacenter / zone information.
  • Status - Status of the Volume. Legal values are: pending, available, in-use, terminating, failed.
  • Size - Size of the volume in gigabytes. (e.g. 10 GB)
  • Attachment status - Volume attachment status. If attached to a running instance, the status should be "Attached to InstanceID" (ID of the Instance). Otherwise, the status is "not attached".
  • Server - If the volume is attached to a Server than a link to that Server is provided.
  • Device - If the Volume is attached, the system identifier of the block device as it is manifested on the running Server is displayed (if known/reported). If the cloud does not report the Device, an unknown but unique value is assigned and displayed. For example: unknown_1538:1236
  • Attached at - Date/timestamp when the Volume was attached.
  • Started at - Date/timestamp of when the Volume was created. (More specifically, when the creation started, not completed.)
  • Created from - Snapshot the volume was created from, or "-" if it was not created from a snapshot.
  • Created by - RightScale User that started the Volume. Example:
  • Tag(s) - Private metadata tags that you've added to the Volume. Select the Edit Tags action link to manage Volume tags.
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