You would have to change the resource of the LIND to be the physical or virtual Ethernet resource name.


Pete Massiello
iTech Solutions

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Subject: LPAR Theory Question

We currently are using the IBM VLP to host images for us.

VLP has the ability to backup and restore an image as a new LPAR with all new settings.

If I have the following would it work:

- An IBM I V7R1 LPAR running and configured.

- Back it up.

- Restore it as a new LPAR with new numbers and settings.

- Run both LPARS side by side

Thinking in the same way that VMware does partitions.

Trying to create master IBM i images that can be snapped and restored easily.

Any feedback appreciated.

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