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Status Delivered
Workspace PowerVM
Created by Guest
Created on Feb 16, 2018

Comment tagging for SR-IOV and FC/vFC

in SR-IOV we can define a comment field for FC adapter and vFC adapter in the LPAR in AIX and VIOS. This would be useful to tag fabrics , usage etc.

Idea priority High
  • Guest
    May 11, 2023
    The support for labeling Physical FC and SRIOV Physical ports is available with HMC level 10.1.1010.0 or later and requires VIOS or later. If you have any additional labeling requirements, please create a new Aha! request.
  • Guest
    Mar 3, 2021

    This enhancement is delivered in VIOS 3.1.2.

  • Guest
    Jul 26, 2018

    There is general agreement that an additional label field (for vfc and fc device) for customer defined uses would be beneficial.

  • Guest
    Mar 7, 2018

    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 - PowerVM
    Component - PowerVM
    Operating system - Not Applicable
    Source - Client

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Power Systems
    Product - PowerVM VIOS
    Component - Product functionality
    Operating system - IBM AIX
    Source - Client