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Posts: 3
Registered: ‎12-15-2017

Need information on brocade switch.

can someone please explain what is the difference between fabric port name/wwn and permannent port name/wwn.

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Re: Need information on brocade switch.



I've removed the other Thread you open in the OpenScript Forum with the same question.


can you please specified a bit more you question ?


permanent port name, is usually the Storage WWN Port


fabric port name is ususally the WWN in the fabric.


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