Oracle VM Server Crashed with "i40e_notify_client_of_l2_param_changes+0xbd/0x1f0 [i40e]"

(Doc ID 2239604.1)

Last updated on JULY 14, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.4.1 to 3.4.2 [Release OVM34]
Linux x86-64


Oracle VM servers are connected to an ISCSI storage array with Intel X710 Fortville network adapters.

When you restart one of switches in the Oracle VM server ISCSI network for maintenance job, the Oracle VM server crashes.

When you examine the vmcore generated from the crash, you see below call trace:





Restart the switch in OVM server's ISCSI network.


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