How to enable PCI card or internal NIC port for option ROM when missing in Boot menu List (Doc ID 2264468.1)

Last updated on JUNE 26, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Server X5-4 - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Customer unable to boot from a PCI network card during installation.

The card could not be selected in the menu boot list, it was simply not listed in this specific menu but it was recognized by BIOS and ILOM:

System/PCI_Devices/Add-on/Device_3
description = Sun Dual 10GbE SFP+ PCIe 2.0 Low Profile Adapter
location = PCIE3 (PCIe Slot 3)

 

Solution

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