Exadata : PXE boot fails with the following error "Base-code ROM ID structure was not found."

(Doc ID 1592786.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 25, 2018

Applies to:

Exadata Database Machine V2 - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On a cell node, after having selected the NIC (Network Interface) as a boot device to boot PXE, the system does not boot with the following errors :



This symptom occurs when the administrator changes the boot device from disks to the NIC so that the system boots over the network.


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