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 Disk          Path  P     Location   adapter    LUN SN       Type         Size   LSS     Vol  Rank  C/A   S   Connection  port RaidMode
-------       -----  -   -----------  ------   -----------  ------------   ----   ----    ---  ----- ----  -   ----------- ---- --------
vpath0        hdisk7     06-00-02[FC] fscsi2   35KJ1320504  IBM 2107-900 65.5GB     2      2   0002   0e   Y   R1-B4-H1-ZA  300 RAID5
vpath0       hdisk19     06-00-02[FC] fscsi2   35KJ1320504  IBM 2107-900 65.5GB     2      2   0002   0e   Y   R1-B7-H3-ZA  630 RAID5

What command produces this output on AIX?

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Depending on your storage backend (IBM/NetApp/EMC), there may be some vendor provided tools that will produce similar output. –  mattcaffeine Mar 7 '12 at 19:21

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It's datapath query essmap. The vpaths are the give-away. Original SDD (used via the datapath command) created vpaths, while the newer and better supported SDDPCM (used via the pcmpath command) uses hdisks only.

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The command is:

pcmpath query essmap

No AIX knowledge here, I've just googled the header of that command, like so

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It's actually not pcmpath query, it's datapath query, because vpaths are delivered by SDD (datapath), if it was hdisks it would be sddpcm (which is pcmpath). –  EightBitTony May 9 '12 at 9:46

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