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Oracle Linux: Bringing up interface ibX: Error, some other host already uses address (Doc ID 2110304.1)

Last updated on JUNE 03, 2021

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Symptoms

When restarting the network service on Oracle Linux, the following error is reported during restart of an Infiniband (IB) interface e.g.:

Cause

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