Brocade HBA not Working After Kernel Upgrade, it Fails with "kernel: Can't locate firmware cbfw-3.2.3.0.bin" (Doc ID 2034903.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

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
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Symptoms

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.

Cause

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