How to change the rate of the FC port on the switch board?

Publication Date:  2013-05-27 Views:  322 Downloads:  0
Issue Description
The rate of the FC port on the switch board needs to be changed onsite to ensure that the HBA, FC port, and host port have the same rate.
Alarm Information
None
Handling Process
1. Use the serial port or Telnet to log in to the FC module by referring to the Tecal T8000 FC Module User Guide.
2. To change the rate of port 5 from 4 Gbit/s to 2 Gbit/s, run swd77:admin> portcfgspeed 5 2. 5 indicates port 5 and 2 indicates 2 Gbit/s.
3. Run the following commands to view the latest port rate.
swd77:admin> switchshow
switchName:     swd77
switchType:     51.2
switchState:    Online
switchMode:     Native
switchRole:     Principal
switchDomain:   1
switchId:       fffc01
switchWwn:      10:00:00:05:1e:09:32:a5
zoning:         ON (test1)
switchBeacon:   OFF
Area Port Media Speed State
==============================
  0   0   --    N4   No_Module
  1   1   --    2G   No_Module
  2   2   id    N4   No_Light
  3   3   id    N4   No_Light
  4   4   cu    AN   No_Sync
  5   5   cu    2G   Online    F-Port  21:00:00:18:82:03:af:e8
  6   6   cu    N2   Online    F-Port  21:00:00:e0:fc:d1:b7:e2
  7   7   cu    AN   No_Sync
  8   8   cu    AN   No_Sync
  9   9   cu    AN   No_Sync
 10  10   cu    AN   No_Sync
 11  11   cu    AN   No_Sync
 12  12   cu    AN   No_Sync
 13  13   cu    AN   No_Sync
 14  14   cu    AN   No_Sync
 15  15   cu    AN   No_Sync
 16  16   cu    AN   No_Sync
 17  17   cu    AN   No_Sync
Root Cause
None
Suggestions
Four rate options are available:
0-Auto Negotiate
1-1Gbps
2-1Gbps
4-1Gbps
For example, if the speed of port 5 needs to be set to 4 Gbit/s onsite, run the following command:
swd77:admin> portcfgspeed 5 4

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