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Status Is a defect
Created by Guest
Created on Nov 10, 2016

No warning for Callhome possible for vHMC products it self

vHMC version 8.8.4 and 8.8.5

Customer uses the callhome wizard in the vHMC (Virtual HMC) when installing this product.
At the end of the wizard, he gets a possibility to run a test event.

This event hangs for ever, as this vHMC is not allowed to do a callhome.
But this information is unknown for a customer when installing this product!

Better is to have a warning when customer wants to do event callhome test with this vHMC it self as a problem server.

Warning should contain that it is only supported by the Managed Systems (power servers) to do a callhome!

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Sep 19, 2018


    This has been addressed as a defect in 860 SP3, 870 SP2 and 910 SP1.

  • Guest
    Feb 8, 2018

    We will handle this as a defect in one of the upcoming releases.