IB switch patching exits with FAIL: Load firmware
Last updated on JUNE 01, 2016
Applies to:Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 126.96.36.199.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Following failure reported while running patchmgr to upgrade the firmware on IB switches. Firmware not being updated
Another key symptom is a long delay of more than 30 seconds while attempting to manually open an SSH connection from the DB node to the IB switch.
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