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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Nov 13, 2019

Dynamically change VLAN ID of a partition

Would like to be able to change the VLAN ID of a partition from the HMC in a single step.

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Jul 5, 2021

    Please see comments in previous sequence and request for additional info. Please re-open with the additional info requested.

  • Guest
    Dec 9, 2020


    We have discussed on this request and would like some more information on the use case. If the vlan id is changed for a partition, lets say adapter had vlan id 2 which was being bridged by SEA on VIOS, now if the vlan id is changed to 3, then it might impact the network connectivity of the partition. Is the use case here that the SEA will be modified 1st to bridge the new vlan id and then the partitions would be updated to use the vlan id ?