14.4 Viewing Connection Path Details

You can view the following information in the Failover Device Path details:

Table 14-1 Explanation of Failover Device Path Details

Failover Device Path Detail


Device Name

The device name assigned by NetWare.

Path Name

The pathname assigned by NetWare.

Adapter ID

The ID assigned to the host bus adapter in the server that is a component of the selected interconnect.


The port address for the storage device that is a component of the selected interconnect.


The integer value you set for the failover path.


The state of the path.

  • Available: A path is marked as Up if it is available, or Down if it is not.

  • Selected: Only one path serves as the primary path at any given time. The selected path is the primary path.

  1. In iManager, click Storage > Devices.

    For instructions, see Section 9.1.3, Accessing Roles and Tasks in iManager.

  2. Select a server to manage.

    For instructions, see Section 9.1.4, Selecting a Server to Manage.

    A list of devices appears in the Devices list.

  3. Select a device to manage.

    Wait for the page to refresh before continuing.

  4. Click Multipath.

    This opens the Multipath page. All of the paths available between the selected server and the selected device appear in the Failover Device Paths list.

  5. Select a path to manage.

    When the page refreshes, the path’s details appear in the Details area.