Upgrading Hardware Management Consoles (HMC) to v8 r8.7.0 with Service Pack 1 from v8 R8.6.0 with Service Pack 1.
Category: "HMC Tips"
I am in the process of updating the firmware for about 30 Power Systems and wanted to share how to do this from the command line as I find the command line much quicker and easier when updating frame firmware.
Starting with AIX 71TL4 and AIX 7.2 TL0 and Firmware for 840 you can now make dynamic LPAR name changes on AIX.
PowerVM LPM with a Dead VIO Server - How to perform an LPM when one of your VIO Servers is dead.
How to Enable or Disable LPM for an LPAR from the HMC command line.