12c: Incorrect Discovery Of Infiniband Switch Name on Exadata

(Doc ID 1684809.1)

Last updated on JUNE 24, 2014

Applies to:

Exadata X3-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Exadata X4-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Enterprise Manager for Exadata - Version 12.1.0.1.0 to 12.1.0.6.0 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to discover the Exadata rack, the Infiniband (IB) targets are discovered with the wrong host names.

For example the resulting names are truncated: 

exadbprod01sw#-ib
exadbprod01sw#-ib
exadbprod02sw#-ib
exadbprod02sw#-ib


When the actual target names should be:

exadbprod01sw1-ibb01
exadbprod01sw1-iba01
exadbprod01sw1-ibs01
exadbprod01sw2-ibb01
exadbprod01sw2-iba01
exadbprod01sw2-ibs01


Cause

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