Exadata: Failed upgrade of Infiniband switch to 2.1.3-4 - expect: spawn id not open (Doc ID 1916062.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 22, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 11.2.3.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

While upgrading the IB switch firmware to version 2.1.3-4 as part of upgrade to the 11.2.3.3.1 Exadata Storage Server Software version, patchmgr failed with below error:

2014-08-06 11:32:01 -0500 1 of 1 :SUCCESS: DO: Initiate upgrade of InfiniBand switches to 2.1.3-4. Expect up to 15 minutes for each switch



Cause

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