X4800 / X2-8 Server: Oracle Solaris Installation Takes a Long Time On Systems With Four or More Sun InfiniBand Dual Port 4x QDR PCIe EM (Doc ID 2116712.1)

Last updated on MARCH 16, 2016

Applies to:

Sun Server X2-8 - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Sun Fire X4800 Server - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

If you install Oracle Solaris on a system with four or more Sun InfiniBand Dual Port 4x QDR PCIe ExpressModule Host Channel Adapter M2, the installation can take much longer than normal.

Changes

The issue is possibly related to increased BAR Space requirements of InfiniBand Dual Port 4x QDR PCIe EM FW 2.11.2014 or later.

Cause

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