FC HBA Fails to Login into Target Ports with same MSB 16-bits of FCIDs if NPIV Enabled (Doc ID 2071414.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11 11/11 to 11.2 [Release 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Qlogic HBA fails to login into target ports with same MSB 16-bits of FCIDs if NPIV enabled as shown below:

 

  These are the events reported in the messages file

  Feb  6 13:57:32 server01 fctl: [ID 517869 kern.warning] WARNING: fp(7)::N_x Port with D_ID=1f0520, PWWN=50001442b009f701 reappeared in fabric
  Feb  6 13:57:32 server01 scsi: [ID 243001 kern.warning] WARNING: /pci@440/pci@1/pci@0/pci@e/SUNW,qlc@0,1/fp@3,0 (fcp7):
  Feb  6 13:57:32 server01 PLOGI to D_ID=0x1f0520 failed: State:N_Port  Reject, Reason:Undefined. Giving up

Cause

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