How to Enable the Logging of Extended (debug) Troubleshooting Messages for Oracle Emulex Fibre Channel (FC) HBA card(s) on a Solaris Server (Doc ID 1671480.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Sun Storage FCoE CNA - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 to 11.1 [Release 8.0 to 11.0]
Sun Storage FC HBA - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Qlogic FC HBA - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Emulex FC HBA - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

When troubleshooting Oracle Emulex Fibre Channel (FC) HBA connectivity issue low level (debug) message maybe needed by Oracle support.

This document explains how to enable logging of extended (debug) troubleshooting messages to the /var/adm/messages files for Oracle Emulex Fibre Channel (FC) HBA card(s) on a Solaris servers using Oracle Emulex FC HBA Driver "emxls".


Debug messages are analyzed by Oracle support personnel since they may list false-positive messages. Oracle support personnel will use messages in context with other events and troubleshooting.


For Oracle Qlogic Fibre Channel (FC) HBA card(s) see doc:

How to Enable the Logging of Extended (debug) Troubleshooting Messages for Oracle Qlogic Fibre Channel (FC) HBA card(s) on a Solaris Server (Doc ID 1587828.1)

 

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