Create an enterprise directory for a non-empty directory

You can make a non-empty directory into a SmartLock enterprise directory. This procedure is available only through the command-line interface (CLI).

About this task

Before creating a SmartLock directory, be aware of the following conditions and requirements:

  • You cannot create a SmartLock directory as a subdirectory of an existing SmartLock directory.
  • Hard links cannot cross SmartLock directory boundaries.
  • Creating a SmartLock directory causes a corresponding SmartLock domain to be created for that directory.


  1. Run the isi job jobs start command.
    The following command creates a SmartLock enterprise domain for /ifs/data/smartlock:
    isi job jobs start DomainMark --root /ifs/data/smartlock --dm-type Worm