Sun Fire[TM] 12K/15K/E20K/E25K: SMS 1.6 + Solaris[TM] 10 deployed CP1500 based SC's C1 network interfaces reported with non-unique MAC address (Doc ID 1008055.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 04, 2016

Applies to:

Sun Fire 12K Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun Fire 15K Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun Fire E20K Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun Fire E25K Server - Version All Versions and later
All Platforms

Goal

On the CP1500 based System Controller (SC), the default network interfaces for the user community network C1 are hme0 and eri1. These external network interfaces are grouped using IP Multi-Pathing (IPMP) to provide reliability.

This document discusses an anomaly whereby the external interfaces that makes up the user community network C1 are shown to share identical MAC addresses.

Solution

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