partition activate

Activate a role on the partition. See Activation on Multifactor Quorum-Authenticated Partitions for more information.

NOTE   This command requires Luna Appliance Software 7.8.1 or newer. It cannot be used on STC partitions; the Partition SO must use LunaCM at the client for partition management.

User Privileges

Users with the following privileges can perform this command:




partition activate -partition <name> [-password <password>] [-cu]

Argument(s) Shortcut Description
-partition <name> -par Specifies the name of the partition to activate. Obtain the partition name by using the partition list command.
-password <password> -pas Specifies the challenge secret for the Crypto Officer role. If you do not specify this secret, you are prompted for it.
-cu -c Activate the Crypto User role.


lunash:>partition activate -partition myPartition

  Please enter the Crypto Officer challenge:
  > ********

Luna PED operation required to activate the partition - use Crypto Officer PED key.

'partition activate' successful

Command Result : 0 (Success)