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Brocade HBA not Working After Kernel Upgrade, it Fails with "kernel: Can't locate firmware cbfw-" (Doc ID 2034903.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2019

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.5 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [3.8.13] and later
Oracle VM - Version 3.2.8 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86


After a uek3 kernel upgrade, luns connected to a Brocade HBA are not visible anymore.

Reviewing the dmesg output or /var/log/messages shows the following error

during boot.


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