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Here is a simple script to obtain the placement of the physical disk by naa on ESXi hosts

Regular Script

[[email protected]:~] sh disk_placement.sh

Script

# Script to obtain the placement of the physical disk by naa on ESXi hosts
# Author: Jorluis Perales, VxRail TSE 2 @ Dell EMC
# Version 1.0
#
# Do not change anything below this line
# --------------------------------------

echo "=============Physical disks placement=============="
echo ""
	
esxcli storage core device list | grep "naa" | awk '{print $1}' | grep "naa" | while read in; do

echo "$in"
esxcli storage core device physical get -d "$in"
sleep 1

echo "===================================================="

done

Output

[[email protected]:~] sh disk_placement.sh
=============Physical disks placement==============

naa.5002538a9823d020
   Physical Location: enclosure 1, slot 5
====================================================
naa.5002538a9823d1c0
   Physical Location: enclosure 1, slot 4
====================================================
naa.58ce38ee204ccd59
   Physical Location: enclosure 1, slot 9
====================================================
naa.5002538a9823d070
   Physical Location: enclosure 1, slot 2
====================================================
naa.5002538a9823d040
   Physical Location: enclosure 1, slot 1
====================================================
naa.5002538a9823d080
   Physical Location: enclosure 1, slot 0
====================================================
naa.58ce38ee204bf101
   Physical Location: enclosure 1, slot 8
====================================================
naa.5002538a9823cfd0
   Physical Location: enclosure 1, slot 6
====================================================

Here is the GitHub access to these scripts

Make sure to review the VMware Scripting Series to find more useful content.

Jorluis

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