ipmp reports NIC failure on more than 1 system at the same time (Doc ID 1395548.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


Three (3) Solaris systems are experiencing an IPMP (IP Multipathing) failure at the same time.

The following messages were seen on 3 systems SYSTEM-1, SYSTEM-2, SYSTEM-3:

Jan 10 04:08:34 SYSTEM-1 in.mpathd[224]: [ID 594170 daemon.error] NIC failure detected on ce3 of group ipmp-test02p

Jan 10 04:08:34 SYSTEM-2 in.mpathd[234]: [ID 594170 daemon.error] NIC failure detected on ce3 of group ipmp-test02p

Jan 10 04:08:34 SYSTEM-3 in.mpathd[244]: [ID 594170 daemon.error] NIC failure detected on ce3 of group ipmp-test02p


Cause

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