VMware ESXi : How To Map VMHBA (Or Any VMware Device Alias) To A Specific PCI Slot (Doc ID 2277391.1)

Last updated on JUNE 22, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Server X5-2L - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

How to determine which HBA PCI slot to replace when a fault is reported in VMware ESXi:

Example: The logs below point to vmhba2 as possibly faulty:

 

To be able to replace this HBA, we need to find out which PCI slot this is installed in the X5-2L server
 

Solution

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms