Sun Fire T4-1 server flooding the console with message "Cannot open /dev/sptrace"

(Doc ID 1918727.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 06, 2017

Applies to:

SPARC T4-1 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After MB replacing the ILOM started to show these messages

Cannot open /dev/sptrace
Cannot open /dev/sptrace
Cannot open /dev/sptrace
Cannot open /dev/sptrace
Cannot open /dev/sptrace
Cannot open /dev/sptrace
Cannot open /dev/sptrace
Cannot open /dev/sptrace
Cannot open /dev/sptrace
Cannot open /dev/sptrace
Cannot open /dev/sptrace
Cannot open /dev/sptrace

Changes

After MB replacing and booting the server for first time.

Cause

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