fcrls man page

fcrls — Fibre Channel Read Link Error Status Block (RLS) tool

Synopsis

fcrls --port rport_bsg_name [--quiet]

fcrls --fcid rport_port_FC-ID [--quiet]

fcrls --help

Description

The fcrls command performs Fibre Channel Read Link Error Status Block (RLS) ELS request (see FC-LS-2) via BSG over a given rport bsg name or FC-ID.

fcrls takes either a rport bsg name or a rport port FC-ID as the input. To disable verbose output, use the --quiet option.

Options

--port rport_bsg_name
Send RLS to a rport by FC remote port bsg name, e.g., rport-7:0-1.
--fcid rport_port_FC-ID
Send RLS to a rport by port FC-ID, e.g., 0xce000d.
--quiet
Disable verbose output.
--help
Display a help message with basic usage instructions.

Examples

Sends RLS to the FC remote port as rport-7:0-1

fcrls --port rport-7:0-1

Sends RLS to the FC remote port with 0xce000d as its port FC-ID

fcrls --fcid 0xce000d

See Also

fcoeadm(8)

Support

fcrls is part of the fcoe-utils package, maintained through the Open-FCoE project. Resources for both developers and users can be found at the Open-FCoE website http://open-fcoe.org/.

Info

02/06/2013 Open-FCoE Open-FCoE Tools