ONTAP 9.14.1 commands

vserver fcp modify

Modify FCP service configuration

Availability: This command is available to cluster and Vserver administrators at the admin privilege level.


This command modifies an FCP service configuration on a Vserver.


-vserver <Vserver Name> - Vserver Name

Specifies the Vserver for the FCP service.

[-target-name <text>] - Target Name

The FCP World Wide Node Name (WWNN) for the service. All FCP LIFs in the Vserver will share the specified WWNN. The format for a WWNN is "XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX" where X is a hexadecimal digit.

Unles the force option is also provided, the specified WWNN must be within one of the following vendor registered namespaces:

  • 2X:XX:00:a0:98:XX:XX:XX

  • 2X:XX:00:a0:b8:XX:XX:XX

  • 2X:XX:d0:39:ea:XX:XX:XX

The user must ensure that the target name is not in use elsewhere outside the cluster. ONTAP cannot verify that the target name is unique outside the cluster if ONTAP did not generate the target name.

[-status-admin {down|up}] - Administrative Status

Specifies the administrative status of the FCP service of a Vserver. If you set this parameter to up , the FCP service accepts login requests from FCP initiators. If you set this parameter to down , FCP initiators cannot log in.

[-f, -force <true>] - Force

Allows you to specify a World Wide Node Name outside one of the known vendor registered namespaces.If you use this parameter without a value, it is set to true , and the command does not error when the specified WWNN is outside one of the vendor registered namespaces.


cluster1::> vserver fcp modify -vserver vs_1 -status-admin down

Changes the administration status of the FCP service on Vserver vs_1 to down .

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