NETRA 1290 FATAL: PROM_PANIC[0x0]: ECC Error: Uncorrectable Error

(Doc ID 2001666.1)

Last updated on APRIL 23, 2015

Applies to:

Sun Netra 1290 Server - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

System may fail to boot reporting "PROM_PANIC" error signature, under the following scenario:

  1. Netra 1290 can be powered on successfully ( e.g. after a planned Maintenance Window )
  2. at point issue is observed, complete POST output is missing, or POST was run but system resources passed POST; domain needs to be up&running so a time consuming max level POST for the entire platform is not an option
  3. on LOM there may be no errors in showerrorbuffer and showboards output shows that all resources passed POST and are active
  4. host doesn't boot properly, even if "auto-boot?" is set to "true"
  5. on console output the following ( abbreviated ) logs or similar ones appear in a loop:

Changes

 This behavior has been seen after SB0 replacement, but may occur in different circumstances also.

Cause

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