Exalogic verify-topology script does not work when connecting Exalogic with Exadata (Doc ID 1364058.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software - Version 1.0.0.0.0 and later
Linux x86-64
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

In Exalogic and Exadata multi rack configurations where Exalogic machine is connected to Exadata machines issue of verify-toplogy script not working and showing unexpected results.

Below is one of those error messages which has been reported by verify-toplogy script when Exalogic rack is connected to Exadata rack. The error message shown below is from InfiniBand node descriptor even though there are no issues with node descriptors on these switches.

This reported issue with verify-topology script is only seen after interconnecting Exalogic Machine with Exadata. Before connecting Exalogic Machine with Exadata and running verify-topology script individually on Exalogic machine works and yields the correct results.

[root@xlb1cn01 tools]# ./verify-topology

[ Exalogic Machine Infiniband Cabling Topology Verification Tool ]
[ERROR] switch 2128469011a0a0 does not configured to set ib node
description.

Cause

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