How to Detect a Bad (Failed) Front Panel Due to Failed FPP (Front Panel Processor) / I2C MUX (Doc ID 2004628.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 01, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Fabric Interconnect F1-15 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle Fabric Interconnect F1-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When running 'show hardware, all Fabric Interconnect hardware information is missing (No BASE WWN/MAC, no S/Ns etc...) Also running 'show iocards' doesn't display any IO cards/modules even though there are IO Modules inserted.

Here are applicable output that shows missing hardware information - note the missing hardware information such as no Model, S/N, Base WWN, Base MAC etc...

 

Changes

May be due to power outage in datacenter or Fabric Interconnect XgOS upgrade which power cycles the Fabric Interconnect as part of the XgOS upgrade.   Most likely caused due to power cycle event.

Cause

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