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Provide meaningful info with errpt id 32BB81EF and FBD8625E - UNKNOWN error against SEA
with VIO 18.104.22.168, errpt now shows entries with 32BB81EF and FBD8625E but the data is meaningless to the end user. Allegedly, this is an indication that the SEA has become "primary" again, according to IBM Support. But, errpt id E48A73A4 already t...
Need boot support for VIOS to boot over iSCSI to SAN
Customer wants to have iSCSI boot from SAN using VIOS supported. During the Ericsson road map sessions, it was mentioned that IBM did some testing of this. Also, after the AIX, VIOS, and storage presentations, it was felt that it would not take de...
LPM in PowerVC for VIOS SDS using GPFS as Storage Provider
With PowerVC 2.0 and VIOS 22.214.171.124 there is a new possibility to use Spectrum Scale (GPFS) Remote Cluster mounts in PowerVC as storage provider.Actually there is no possibility to make use of LPM in this environment. The possibility for LPM should ...
'VIOS/AIX notify client partitions that a VIOS dump is about to occur
VIOS/AIX needs to somehow notify client partitions that a VIOS dump is going to occur and allow the clients to immediately close their connections so that they can route to another VIOS server for processing during the dump See customer outage: TS...
Assuming we have 100 AIX LPARs served by 1 SEA and 20 VLANs , How can we interactively know which LPARs( or ip or mac) and VLANs are heavily consuming the SEA and its underlying physical adapter/s? VIOS seastat command gives huge amount of data wi...
Add new option for viosupgrade script to execute unattended and to stop before the reboot of the alternate disk
The migration from vios 126.96.36.199x to 188.8.131.52 is done using the viosupgrade script, which creates the alternate rootvg on the spare disk and transfers some data for the upgrade to be used after reboot.As designed today, it will not stop before rebo...
backupios -X (auto expand /tmp space) option , same as maksysb/savevg on AIX
The backupios command returns error when one or moer Non-rootvg storage pool configured. But mksysb looks O.K. This would be "working as designed" but always troubles me. example:----- $ backupios -tape /dev/rmt0Creating information file for volum...
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