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Status Delivered
Created by Guest
Created on Oct 6, 2020

HMC should provide Disk UDID in Topology view and REST API

When querying the "lshwres -r virtualio --rsubtype fc --level lpar -Ftopology -m <system name>" command, the virtual storage connections of the LPARs are displayed. For a storage connection via virtual FC adapters (NPIV) the parameter "-Ftopology" can be used to display also the name of the disk in the client LPAR, instead of only displaying the name of the disk.
For a unique identification of this disk it is necessary to have the UDID displayed as well.

Idea priority High
  • Guest
    Sep 2, 2022
    Hi Andreas,

    Listing of Physical Location (AIX, Linux, IBM i) and Disk UDID (AIX, Linux partitions only) when viewing Virtual Fiber channel topology using lshwres command has been delivered with HMC 10.1.1020.0.

  • Guest
    Dec 16, 2020


    We have evaluated the request and is being considered for a long term roadmap.