How to enable NPIV - Oracle Emulex FC HBA : fcinfo shows NPIV Not Supported

(Doc ID 1609077.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 09, 2017

Applies to:

SPARC T4-4 - Version Not Applicable and later
Emulex FC HBA - Version Not Applicable and later
Qlogic FC HBA - Version Not Applicable and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


We try to create NPIV virtual HBAs on top of an Emulex LPem12002E-S HBA.

According to the documentation, it should be possible, but fcinfo says: NPIV not supported:

Q. How can I enable NPIV support on this card?


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