SuperCluster and Exadata smconfigtest:ERROR: /etc/opensm/opensm.conf file has log_max_size out of range: 8, should not be greater than 4 during IB switch pacthing or enablesm (Doc ID 2013833.1)

Last updated on MAY 25, 2015

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 11.1 to 11.1 [Release 11.0]
SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle SuperCluster T5-8 Hardware - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle SuperCluster M6-32 Hardware - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 11.2.3.3.1 to 12.1.2.1.1 [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

During patching or enablesm manual command you get an smconfigtest:ERROR stating


smconfigtest:ERROR: /etc/opensm/opensm.conf file has log_max_size out of range: 8, should not be greater than 4
SubnetManager configuration is invalid.



Changes

Patching the IB switches with either patchmgr or patchmgr-ibsw or running enablesm for other reasons

Cause

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