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Fails to Restart Infiniband Interface (Doc ID 2110304.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 06, 2019

Applies to:

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


Restarting network shows error message on restarting Infiniband interface(ib#) occasionally, even though IP address 192.168.0.X is not duplicated actually.



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In this Document
 Case A. /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-ib# file does not have a line DEVICETYPE=Infiniband
 Case B. The interface is still being used by running applications on the server

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