Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance: Infiniband IB Port not Activated (Doc ID 1904446.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 09, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-2 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun ZFS Storage 7120 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun ZFS Storage 7420 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun ZFS Storage 7320 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
7000 Appliance OS (Fishworks)

Symptoms

The Appliance: ZS3-2 active-active cluster storage is unable to communicate using Infiniband Ports.


We have two Sun datacenter 36 Infiniband switches:

Port1 of Head1 connected to Switch1 Port 0A
Port2 of Head1 connected to Switch2 Port 0A

Port1 of Head2 connected to Switch1 Port 0B
Port2 of Head2 connected to Swicth2 Port 0B

Both switches have pkey 0xfe80
Switch1 has an sm priority 6 and switch2 sm priority 5

All connected ports are showing active and enabled at switch side but the IB is not active at Storage side.

 

Changes

 New Infiniband Installation

Cause

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