Oracle VM guest bind failure due to Direct I/O device in an Unknown (UNK) state. (Doc ID 1581135.1)

Last updated on JULY 01, 2016

Applies to:

Netra SPARC T5-1B Server Module - Version All Versions and later
SPARC T5-4 - Version All Versions and later
SPARC T5-2 - Version All Versions and later
SPARC T5-1B - Version All Versions and later
SPARC T5-8 - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Oracle VM guest bind failure due to Direct I/O device in an Unknown (UNK) state.

 # ldm bind-dom guest_domain
 Direct I/O operations are not permitted on a slot (/SYS/RCSA/PCIE2)
 which has status EMP (empty) or unknown (UNK).

Cause

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