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HPVM Guest deletion :-vm number need to be changed

Super Advisor

HPVM Guest deletion :-vm number need to be changed

Hi Team,


i have an HP VM Host  having 5  Hpvmguest runing on it ...i have deleted one of the vm guest i have 4 vmguest on it question is how to rearrange  the VM Number  to  1,23,4 (right now its showing 1,3,4,5 ) without any impact .


$ sudo hpvmstatus
[Virtual Machines]
Virtual Machine Name VM # Type OS Type State #VCPUs #Devs #Nets Memory
==================== ===== ==== ======= ========= ====== ===== ===== =======
test1 1 SH HPUX On (OS) 1 5 4 8 GB
prd1 4 SH HPUX On (OS) 2 4 2 8 GB
hosting1 5 SH HPUX On (OS) 1 5 2 8 GB
hosting2 3 SH HPUX On (OS) 2 7 4 8 GB



P.S. This thread has been moved from HP-UX>System Administration to HP-UX > Virtualization. -HP Forum Moderator




Patrick Wallek
Honored Contributor

Re: HPVM Guest deletion :-vm number need to be changed

I don't think this can be done.  I believe the VM # is set at the time of creation and cannot be changed.