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Status Delivered
Created by Guest
Created on Sep 6, 2019

To be able to specify the destination vios in the commands rrstartlpar and migrlpar

To be able to specify the destination vios in the commands rrstartlpar and migrlpar, since, if in a same Power there are more than 1 pair of vios, these commands verify if the vlan's of the partition can be configured in all the vios servers and give errors in those that cannot; these errors are not relevant if you don't really want to configure the vlan's of the lpar in those vios; if you could specify the destination vios, you would only get the errors related to the vios that will serve the lpar, being the output of the clearest command.

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Oct 30, 2019

    Marking as delivered since option to use --nodetails seems to address the use case.

  • Guest
    Oct 24, 2019

    It works. Thanks.

  • Guest
    Oct 1, 2019


    migrlpar or rrstartlpar commands have an option --nodetails which can be used to avoid printing additional details if there are no errors. In this specific case, if there are no errors in vlan validaton i.e., one of the vios is able to bridge the network on the target system , then using --nodetails will help in not printing details of other vios where vlan validation might have failed. Also, destination vios specification is available for scsi/fc/vnic. Does this help with your use case?


  • Guest
    Sep 26, 2019

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Power Systems
    Product - Power Hardware Management Console
    Component - Product functionality
    Operating system - Other
    Source - None

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Power Systems
    Product - PowerVM
    Component - PowerVM
    Operating system - IBM AIX
    Source - None