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NPIV: HBA port must be CONNECTED in luxadm to create new ports (Doc ID 2137894.1)

Last updated on JUNE 27, 2018

Applies to:

Sun Storage FC HBA - Version All Versions and later
Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 11.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


An error is presented when trying to create a new NPIV port:

root@xxxx1:~# fcadm create-npiv-port 21000024ff910xxx
May 13 08:25:47 xxxx1 fctl: WARNING: fctl(4): online_driver fp failed
Error: failed to create a npiv port



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