That I believe is your issue, only 1 nwsd per 290B I am pretty sure and then
your other issue with how much you can allocate and assign.

On Tue, May 10, 2011 at 5:39 PM, Adam Driver <ADriver@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:



Hi Jack,



Thanks for the response. I was wondering about the controllers with the
multiple NWSDs. I'm assuming you're talking about the 290B comms adaptors?
At the moment both NWSDs are using the same one, so that may be the issue.



I've created a new server and client SCSI adaptor and changed the second
NWSD to use the new 290B controller. It varies on successfully, and even
automatically starts the partition. However, when the partition comes up the
storage spaces don't seem to be visible as disks. I only see the ones from
the first NWSD.



Anything else you can think of that I might be missing?



Thanks



date: Tue, 10 May 2011 15:54:17 -0400

from: Jack Kingsley <iseriesflorida@xxxxxxxxx>

subject: Re: Hosting an IBM i partition - storage issues



Not sure on your hardware setup, sounds like you would either want 1 NWSD

and additional storage spaces assigned to it with different sequence
numbers

or multiple NWSD's with different controllers and attached storage spaces.

Not sure on the disk size limitations. I am not sure what VIOS would give

you unless you have alternative avenues to disk storage through it like
(SAN

etc) other than your current hardware disk limits.


Thanks

Adam Driver
IBM Certified Systems Administrator - System i
Consultant - Infrastructure Technician
Exacta Corporation
608.661.6697 ext 2581
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