Oracle VM: Windows Guests Lose VNIC Connectivity when More than 8 VCPU's Allocated (Doc ID 1921262.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 22, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.2.1 to 3.2.8 [Release OVM32]
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)

Goal

Windows Guest machines with more than 8 CPUs are having network connectivity issue.
Issue in OVM version till 3.2.8 and windows guest machines with Windows PV drivers prior to version 3.2.2
 

Solution

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