Exachk Reports False Alert Regarding "Life expectancy" On IB Switches In Older Exalogic PSU's With Infiniband FW Version 2.0.X (Doc ID 2224249.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 20, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software - Version 1.0.0.0.0 to 2.0.3.0.4
Linux x86-64
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Virtual Server x86-64

Symptoms

After upgrading Exachk version to latest, it reports Life expectancy warning message below even though the Switches are healthy.

When running latest Exachk versions (12.2.0.1.1 & later) on older releases/PSUs of Exalogic which have IB Switches running FW version 2.0.X, Exachk reports Life expectancy warning message as follows even though the Switches are healthy.

Status Type Message Status On Details
WARNING Switch Check Life expectancy of the switch is lower than 2%. All InfiniBand Switches View

 

Changes

Upgrading to latest Exachk version 12.2.0.1.1 & later

Cause

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