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RE: HMC and V5R4



fixed

In the interest of picking nits as well...  

0595 = rack-mounted 5U expansion tower
595 = large System i 

:)  Have a good rest of the week... We're almost done with it!!!


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Justin C. Haase - iSeries System Engineer
IBM Certified Systems Expert - System i
Kingland Systems Corporation

-----Original Message-----
From: midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Philipp Rusch
Sent: Thursday, November 02, 2006 11:26 AM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion
Subject: Re: HMC and V5R4

OK OK,
I was thinking of 520`s mainly ... and the smaller systems which are
capable of "micro-partitioning".
I think most of these are not CoD-capable.
But anyway, good point .

Philipp

Larry Bolhuis schrieb:
Careful. HMC IS required on all CUOD capable machines and all 0595s 
even with a single partition.
 
  - Larry

Philipp Rusch wrote:
  
Yes, Joe,
HMC is not required on a non-LPAR Machine.
There is even an alternative to HMC, if you run i5/OS on the first 
partition and up to four additional LPARs with Linux on them, you can

use Virtual Partition Manager to setup and manage them.

Regards from Germany,
Philipp

Joe Pluta schrieb:
  
    
Can I still run single partition machines without an HMC all the way

up to V5R4?  I want to upgrade my little 270 to V5R4 (its last 
supported upgrade) and want to keep it nice and simple with a Twinax
brick for my console.

Joe

  
    
      

  
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