Set CMM VPD settings

You can use the ASU to modify VPD information on CMM-based servers.

You can use the ASU command line to modify the VPD information of certain devices on a CMM chassis by specifying the address in the --host parameter and the CMM user account in the --user and --password parameters.

Command syntax

asu cmmvpd set <setting><setting value>[command options][connection options]


The setting name and format is [Module].vpdsetting. You can obtain the available module by using the enum command. You can locate the setting for vpdsetting in the definition file.

<setting value>:
The VPD string you want to set.

[command options]:

--help Displays information about the command and exits without executing it.

Command sample

C:\ASU>asu.exe CMMVPD set Chassis.Blade[1].oem-string1 "value" 
--host --user xxx --password xxx
     Lenovo Advanced Settings Utility version 9.nn.nn
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     (C) Copyright Lenovo Corp. 2007-20nn All Rights Reserved
     Connected to CMM at IP address:xx.xx.xx.xx
     Waiting for command completion status.
     Command completed successfully.