Oracle VM: "bnx2x 0000:03:00.0: eth0: MDC/MDIO access timeout" (Doc ID 1674927.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 13, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.1.1 to 3.2.2 [Release OVM31 to OVM32]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

When using Oracle VM 3.1.1 or early 3.2x version as well as using a bnx2x network card on a bridge, you may see the following error messages:

 

Cause

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