Managing logical interfaces

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You can add, edit, or remove 7-Mode IP addresses from a project.

The LIFs are configured on the storage virtual machine (SVM) in the apply configuration (precutover) phase:

  • Existing 7-Mode IP addresses are created in the administrative “down” state.

  • New IP addresses are created in the administrative “up” state.

Important FC and iSCSI LIFs are not transitioned by the 7-Mode Transition Tool.
Steps
  1. Perform one of the following actions:

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    Edit an existing LIF

    1. Click edit schedule .

    2. In the Modify LIF dialog box, make the required changes, and then click Save.

    Remove an existing LIF

    1. Click delete schedule in the table.

      Note You can remove a LIF only when the project is in the preparation, baseline data copy, pause, precutover, or update state. However, you cannot remove a LIF if the cutover operation has failed.
    2. Click Select 7-Mode LIF.

    3. Select the 7-Mode IP addresses for transition.

    4. Enter the target node and target port details.

    5. Click Save.

    Add a 7-Mode IP address

    • Click Select 7-Mode LIF.

    • Select the 7-Mode IP addresses for transition.

    • Enter the target node and target port details.

    • Click Save.

    Add a new LIF

    1. Click Add New LIF below the table.

    2. Enter the required values.

    3. Click Save.