ONTAP 9.14.1 commands

vserver fcp portname set

Assigns a new WWPN to a FCP adapter

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


This command assigns a new World Wide Port Name (WWPN) to a logical interface. The administration status of logical interface must be down before you can change the WWPN.

Use the network interface modify to change the administration status of the logical interface.


-vserver <Vserver Name> - Vserver

Specifies the Vserver.

-lif <lif-name> - Logical Interface

Specifies the logical interface to which you want to assign a new WWPN.

-wwpn <text> - FCP Adapter WWPN

Specifies the WWPN that you want to change.

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

Allows you to use a WWPN that is not in the format 2X:XX:0a:09:80:XX:XX:XX when set to true. If you use this parameter without a value, it is set to true, and the command does not prompt you when the WWNN does not follow this format.


cluster1::*> vserver fcp portname set -vserver vs_1 -lif vs_1.fcp -wwpn 2f:a2:00:a0:98:0b:56:13

Sets a new WWPN for LIF vs_1.fcp on Vserver vs_1.

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