Pkey Range Error from OEDA when Creating Multi VM Cluster

(Doc ID 2417132.1)

Last updated on JUNE 29, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 18.1.6.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Then following error occurred in the second VM cluster detail definition screen:

Pkey Range Error
Cluster PKey xa001 is cluster exa6-2 has overlapping IP range with Pkey 0xa000 is cluster exa6
Please change the start IP or subnet mask for the Pkey 0xa001

Here is the setting for the multi VM cluster:

InfiniBand Partitioning - Compute Cluster Network
Cluster 1       Cluster 2
Cluster PKEY : 0xa000         0xa001
Subnet Mask  : 255.255.254.0     255.255.254.0
Start IP   : 192.168.4.1      192.168.4.5
Name Mask   : exa6db%vmclu01-priv  exa6db%vmclu02-priv
Start ID   : 1           1

 

Changes

 None

Cause

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