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Oracle Linux: Network Adapter Failed Because of over Heating (Doc ID 2633983.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 19, 2020

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.7 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.32] and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Interface going down frequently with messages like below in system /var/log/messages file

Jan 28 02:14:17 <hostname> kernel: ixgbe: eth2: ixgbe_watchdog_link_is_down: NIC Link is Down
Jan 28 02:14:18 <hostname> kernel: bonding: bond1: link status definitely down for interface eth2, disabling it
Jan 28 02:14:18 <hostname> kernel: bonding: bond1: now running without any active interface !
Jan 28 02:14:22 <hostname> kernel: bonding: bond1: link status definitely up for interface eth2.
Jan 28 02:14:22 <hostname> kernel: bonding: bond1: making interface eth2 the new active one.
Jan 28 02:14:22 <hostname> kernel: bonding: bond1: first active interface up!
Jan 28 02:14:23 <hostname> kernel: bonding: bond1: link status definitely down for interface eth2, disabling it
Jan 28 02:14:23 <hostname> kernel: bonding: bond1: now running without any active interface !
..
Jan 28 15:38:52 <hostname> kernel: ixgbe: eth0: ixgbe_check_overtemp_subtask: Network adapter has been stopped because it has over heated.
Restart the computer. If the problem persists, power off the system and replace the adapter

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Cause

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