Solaris SPARC Cannot Boot from FC HBA SAN Lun - Waiting for Login SFP state: 8Gb Present - Cannot init Link

(Doc ID 2091155.1)

Last updated on MARCH 07, 2018

Applies to:

SPARC T4-2 - Version All Versions and later
Qlogic FC HBA - Version All Versions and later
Emulex FC HBA - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Solaris 10 T4-2 control domain with one Oracle Qlogic FC HBA
SG-XPCIE2FC-QF8-N , Part Number 371-4325 , 8Gigabit/Sec PCI Express Dual FC Host Adapter
connected to a Brocade FC switch accessing an HP storage array, and booting from a SAN disk/lun of that array

Changes

The Brocade FC switch firmware was upgraded recently to FOS  v7.2.1c1

Cause

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