Oracle Solaris Installation Takes a Long Time On Systems With Four or More Sun InfiniBand Dual Port 4x QDR PCIe EM on X4800 or X2-8
Last updated on MARCH 22, 2018
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)
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.
The issue is possibly related to increased BAR Space requirements of InfiniBand Dual Port 4x QDR PCIe EM FW 2.11.2014 or later.
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