View snapshot aliases

You can view a list of all snapshot aliases.

About this task

This procedure is available only through the command-line interface (CLI).


  1. Open a secure shell (SSH) connection to any node in the cluster and log in.
  2. View a list of all snapshot aliases by running the following command:
    isi snapshot aliases list

    If a snapshot alias references the live version of the file system, the Target ID is -1.

  3. Optional: View information about a specific snapshot by running the isi snapshot aliases view command.
    The following command displays information about latestWeekly:
    isi snapshot aliases view latestWeekly