My Oracle Support Banner

Upgrading the Onboard SFP28 Ports on ODA X7-2 Server Node (Doc ID 2373070.1)

Last updated on JULY 31, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database Appliance X7-2 HA Hardware - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle Database Appliance X7-2 S/M Hardware - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

This doc describes the procedure to manually update the onboard SFP28 ports, in order to use them with the appropriate transceivers.

If you are hitting on bug 27636309, it is important to upgrade to the firmware that contains the fix, which is 20.08.01.18. For ODA, the latest version at the moment, 18.5.0.0.0, only contains 20.08.01.14.

Bug 27636309 - X7-2 Onboard Whitney is Lost due to PCIe Link Layer Inactive

Solution

To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

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


In this Document
Goal
Solution
References

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.