Tips and Pitfalls: FICON

Common Commands

show ficon vsan vsan portnumber
show ficon port-numbers assign

Key Points / Pitfalls

  • 1, 2, 6, 9 slot chassis have 32 ficon ports per slot
  • 13 slot chassis has 16 ficon ports per slot
  • swapping interfaces swaps port numbers as well
  • Changing the ficon port numbers wipes out your portaddress changes
  • ficon slot x assign port-numbers range has hidden force keyword
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