Exalogic: "smpartition start" & "exabr ib-register" Commands Failing With "cli commit is in progress" Error

(Doc ID 2356168.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software - Version 2.0.6.0.0 and later
Linux x86-64
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Virtual Server x86-64

Symptoms

In Exalogic racks, during Switch replacement activities we may see "cli commit is in progress" error when running "smpartition start" command or running "exabr ib-register" for adding the Port GUIDs of new Switch to the EoIB partitions. 

Changes

 Switch Replacement activities or any tasks involving running "smpartition start" command.

Cause

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