Fibre Channel boot-target pattern attributes

The following attributes provide information about a Fibre Channel boot-target category pattern.

These attributes can be included in the request body for the POST /patterns method and the response body for the GET /patterns/<id>/includeSettings method.

Attributes Type Description
template_type String Type of category pattern. This value is always "FibreChannel."
template Array Information about the system-information category pattern
  checkvalue Boolean Identifies whether only a primary boot target is defined. This can be one of the following values.
  • true. Only a primary boot target is defined.
  • false. A secondary boot target is enabled.
  description String Category-pattern description
  lunbuttonvalue Boolean Indicates whether different LUN IDs are defined for each boot target when a secondary boot target is enabled. This can be one of the following values.
  • true. Different LUN IDs are defined for each boot target.
  • false. The same LUN ID is used for both primary and secondary boot targets, or only a primary target is defined.
  name String Category-pattern name
  primary String WWPN address and LUN identifier to use as primary boot targets
Tip: If you specify 00:00:00:00:00:00:00:00 for the WWPN, Lenovo XClarity Administrator attempts to boot from the first discovered target.
  secondary String WWPN address and LUN identifier that is used as the secondary boot target
  type String Type of category pattern. This value is always "FibreChannel."
  userDefined String Identifies whether the category pattern is user define or learned. This can be one of the following values.
  • true. The pattern is defined by the user.
  • false. The pattern is predefined by Lenovo.
  uri String URI identifier for the exported pattern

Example

{
    "template_type" : "FibreChannel",
   "template" : {
        "description" : "",
        "checkvalue" : false,
        "lunbuttonvalue" : false,
        "name" : "Example FC Boot",
        "primary" : "{\"items\":[{\"order\":\"0\",\"wwpn\":\"1A:55:56:43:22:21:00:01\",
                      \"lun\":\"0\",\"drag\":false,\"add\":true,\"remove\":false}]}",
        "type" : "FibreChannel",
        "userDefined" : true,
        "uri" : "\/config\/template\/74"
    }
}