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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Nov 1, 2018

Remove Restricted I/O Mode

I have opened a PMR with regard to a SYSPLAN deployment.
We have 2x identical 8484 22A systems. We are planning to run 2x VIOS servers and 15x IBM i LPARs. I have configured one system with dual VIOS, 15x IBM i LPARs and all the required virtual fibre adaptors. Then I created the system plan on that system and tried to deploy the same on the other one where I am getting HSCLAA2B saying I have to enable "Restricted I/O mode". That mode is enabled on the source system for all the IBM i LPARs so I expected it to be on the SYSPLAN. But as per the reply from Bob for my PMR ( TS00155716 ). SYSPLAN won't recognise the restricted I/O mode on source system so unable to deploy on target.

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Jun 8, 2020

    Please see comments in previous sequence on templates feature which helps in initial setup of a system from scratch. Please let us know if you need more info.

  • Guest
    Jun 4, 2019


    For capturing the configuration and deploying on another system, have you looked at the templates feature in HMC? System template helps with installing a fresh system, configuring/installing VIOS etc and partition templates can be used to capture/deploy the partitions.