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Method To Exchange A Bad Licensed Processor With A Good Unlicensed Processor On Server Machines Equipped With Extra Processor Capacity

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000011565D
Original Publication Date: 2003-Mar-05
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Mar-05

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Disclosed is the method for a Logical Partition (LPAR) to exchange a licensed processor which fails and becomes bad at run-time with a good unlicensed processor in the system without rebooting the partition or the entire system.