OVM Server 3.2.X Does Not Recognize the QLogic 8200 Series FCoE Adapter (Doc ID 1675053.1)

Last updated on APRIL 21, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.2.1 to 3.2.8 [Release OVM32]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

NOTE, FCoE is not supported with Oracle VM 3.2.x releases, support starts with 3.3.3, see here

  

 

Trying to configure the OVM 3.2.X server on Dell Poweredge 710 with the FCoE adapter Qlogic 8242, the OVM Server (OVS) does not recognize the FCoE card.

Extract of log shows the card is not detected:

 

Cause

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