cpu_info kstat entries for chip_id and core_id are reported incorrectly on S10 guest domain for M7-8 (Doc ID 2274430.1)

Last updated on JUNE 07, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 1/13 U11 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 10.0]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms

cpu_info kstat for Solaris 10 M7-8 cpus' chip_id and core id assignment are reported incorrectly.
There is only one chip and 8 core_ids but it is listing 3 chip_ids and 64 core_ids where cpu's core id become the same as its device_ID.

 

Cause

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