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EVA8000, VMS, LUN Limit

Gary crews
Frequent Advisor

EVA8000, VMS, LUN Limit

Can anyone give me some logic around why in the Feb SAN Design Guide it says there is a 512 LUN limit on VMS and in the June Guide it now says 255? We are able to use 4 (or more) HBAs and create two host names on the controller and present way more than 255. What is the limiting factor?

thx
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Jefferson Humber
Honored Contributor

Re: EVA8000, VMS, LUN Limit

Gary,

I don't know for sure, but it could simply be down to a qualification issue.... i.e. HP only support upto 255 under OpenVMS (the best O/S in the world).

Jeff
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