Exalogic Virtual: Only One Slave Functional in Guest vServer IB Network Bonds ("ipoib_cm_handle_tx_wc: failed cm send event" Errors Observed Upon Bond Failover)

(Doc ID 2215243.1)

Last updated on JULY 04, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software - Version to
Oracle VM - Version 3.2.9 to 3.2.9 [Release OVM32]
Linux x86-64
Oracle Virtual Server x86-64


On Exalogic racks running in a Virtualized configuration, only one of the two slaves configured for IB network bonded interface is observed to be functional. Failing over a bond to the other slave interface results in a loss of network connectivity over the corresponding network. This behavior is observed for both EoIB and IPoIB networks in the Guest vServer.

Failing over the network bond to the other slave (by setting the other interface to be the active slave) results in a loss of network connectivity with the following messages logged to syslog:


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