Warning "insufficient contiguous memory for TX / RX channel", 10GE QSFP Network Card (511-1525)

(Doc ID 1964365.1)

Last updated on MAY 09, 2018

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 11.2 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms

After installing a 10Gb PCIe network card (511-1525-04), one of two servers shows kernel warnings "...insufficient contiguous memory for..." and "...channel init failed..." for nxge interfaces.

Cause

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