Initial Power Up of Sun Server X3-2 Compute Node ILOM SP hangs in "ILOM Pre-boot Menu" (Doc ID 1554892.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 04, 2016

Applies to:

Exalogic Elastic Cloud X3-2 Hardware - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

After powering on first time some of the Sun Server X3-2 Compute Nodes in a brand new Exalogic Rack Machine, fail to load.  The Service Processor (SP) is stuck at "ILOM Pre-boot menu" as follows.


Sometimes you can type boot and SP comes back but then later it ends up back at Preboot Menu.

 

Cause

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