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Solaris Cluster HA-LDom Agent do not Preserve hostid and MAC Address Upon Failover (Doc ID 1559415.1)

Last updated on MAY 22, 2023

Applies to:

Solaris Cluster - Version 3.3 to 4.4 [Release 3.3 to 4.4]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)


In a configuration running Solaris Cluster with SUNW.ldom failover resources, upon failover of resource group containing an SUNW.ldom resource, the guest LDom associated to the resource will be migrated to another physical host.
The output of "ifconfig -a" will show that the MAC addresses associated to virtual network cards got changed with respect the ones used from the same LDom before the failover.

This can trigger three different potential problems


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