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Installation Guide

OceanStor 5000, 5000F, 6000, and 6000F V5 Series V500R007

This document is applicable to OceanStor 5110 V5, 5110F V5, 5300 V5, 5300F V5, 5500 V5, 5500F V5, 5600 V5, 5600F V5, 5800 V5, 5800F V5, 6800 V5, and 6800F V5 storage systems. It describes hardware installation of those storage systems for helping you easily and quickly finish the installation.
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How Do I Query and Configure the NPIV Function of Switches?

How Do I Query and Configure the NPIV Function of Switches?

Question

On a Fibre Channel switch network, NPIV must be enabled on Fibre Channel switches. How do I query and configure NPIV of switches?

Answer

On Brocade FC series switches, NPIV is enabled by default.

  • Run portcfgshow to query configurations of NPIV. View configuration information about NPIV capability and ensure that the status of the port connecting to the storage system is ON.
  • Run the following commands in sequence to configure NPIV:
    1. portcfgnpivport --enable [slot/]port
    2. portcfgnpivport --setloginlimit [slot/]port login_limit

Cisco switches

  • Run show npiv status to query configurations of NPIV.
  • Run the following commands in sequence to configure NPIV:
    1. config t
    2. feature npiv

The NPIV function of QLogic switches, as well as of Huawei SNS2120 and SNS5120 switches, is enabled by default, and cannot be disabled.

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Updated: 2019-07-11

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