smpartition add outputs "Wrong value for pkey. Legal value is 1 to 0x7fff" (Doc ID 1921832.1)

Last updated on MAY 26, 2016

Applies to:

Exalogic Elastic Cloud X3-2 Quarter Rack - Version X3 and later
Sun Network QDR InfiniBand Gateway Switch - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Customer tries to add partition table to recently upgraded IB GW switch running 2.1.3-4

    gw01#  smpartition start
    gw01#  smpartition add -pkey 0x8006 -port 0x0010effccdcc001 -m full
   Wrong value for pkey. Legal value is 1 to 0x7fff 

Cause

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