Dell EMC Unity: Newly zoned FC host initiators are not displayed in Unisphere (User Correctable)

           

   Article Number:     535021                                   Article Version: 2     Article Type:    Break Fix 
   

 


Product:

 

Dell EMC Unity Family

 

Issue:

 

 

Newly zoned FC host initiators are not displayed in Unisphere   
     
                                                           

 

 

Cause:

 

 

Host was using Boot LUN from a different storage.    
     
                                                           

 

 

Resolution:

 

 

Follow the action plans below:   
   
    Action Plan A:    

         
  1.         Verify the Zoning     
  2.      
  3.         Manually create Host entry and Add the Initiators on Unity Unisphere     
  4.      
  5.         Restart the Management server  (Unisphere->Service->Service Tasks->Restart Management Software-> Click on Execute)     
  6.      
  7.         Reboot Host     
  8.    
    Follow Action Plan B if the Action Plan A does not work   
   
    Action Plan B:   
         
  1.         Manually create a Host entry and add the Initiators on Unity Unisphere     
  2.      
  3.         Create a test LUN     
  4.      
  5.         Map Test LUN to the host     
  6.      
  7.         Reboot host     
  8.    
   
    If the Host initiators do not login after following Action Plan A and B, please contact Dell EMC Unity support team and quote the KB number.