It doesn't affect non-LPARed systems, unless you are using the LPAR APIs, which would only be a masochistic act. Partition 00 on i5 is the HMC. (As I said two days ago, it clearly absorbs.) Al Al Barsa, Jr. Barsa Consulting Group, LLC 400>390 "i" comes before "p", "x" and "z" e gads Our system's had more names than Elizabeth Taylor! 914-251-1234 914-251-9406 fax http://www.barsaconsulting.com http://www.taatool.com http://www.as400connection.com "James H H Lampert" <jamesl@xxxxxxxxx To om> midrange-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx Sent by: cc midrange-l-bounce s@xxxxxxxxxxxx Subject LPARs 06/15/2005 05:29 PM Please respond to Midrange Systems Technical Discussion <midrange-l@midra nge.com> It's recently been brought to my attention that in the latest releases, the default LPAR is now 01 instead of 00. Can somebody please explain the what, when, how, and why of this, and/or how this affects non-LPARed systems? -- A very puzzled JHHL -- This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L) mailing list To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@xxxxxxxxxxxx To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, visit: http://lists.midrange.com/mailman/listinfo/midrange-l or email: MIDRANGE-L-request@xxxxxxxxxxxx Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives at http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l.