Sometimes you just need to know what’s going on with your nim -o or nimadm operation.

You’ll just have to export the INST_DEBUG variable, before executing the nimadm command, like this :
# export INST_DEBUG=yes

# nimadm -l lpp_source61TL9SP2 -s spot61TL9SP2 -c [host] -d hdisk2 -j nimadmvg -YVD