Extended attributes in VIO client for a virtual SCSI disk

Using Dynamic Multi-Pathing (DMP) in the a Virtual I/O server enables the DMP in the VIO Client to receive the extended attributes for the LUN. This enables the client LPAR to view back-end LUN attributes such as thin, SSD, and RAID levels associated with the vSCSI devices.

For more information about extended attributes and the prerequisites for supporting them, see the following tech note: