Cannot Start Or Connect To SEFOS on an ES2-64 Switch

(Doc ID 2400769.1)

Last updated on MAY 18, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Ethernet Switch ES2-64 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Can not connect to sefos from the ES2 ILOM prompt.

ES2-> cd /SYS/fs_cli
Are you sure you want to start /SYS/fs_cli (y/n)? y
start: Connecting to Fabric SEwitch CLI
Sefos is not running, 3:Child PID 7529 exited with status 256
start: The session with /SYS/fs_cli has ended.

ES2-> start /SYS/sefos
Are you sure you want to start /SYS/sefos (y/n)? y
start: Please wait while sefos comes up, this can take anywhere from 30 seconds to 2 minutes depending on the conf
iguration
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start: Time Out: SEFOS failed to start. <----------------------------

 

ILOM Snapshot from ES2 messages file shows:

 

May 6 00:20:35 localhost kernel: pciehp 0000:00:1c.0:pcie04: Card not present on Slot(0)
May 6 00:20:37 localhost kernel: pciehp 0000:00:1c.0:pcie04: Card present on Slot(0)
May 6 00:20:37 localhost kernel: pciehp 0000:00:1c.0:pcie04: Link Training Error occurs
May 6 00:20:37 localhost kernel: pciehp 0000:00:1c.0:pcie04: Failed to check link status
May 6 00:20:37 localhost kernel: pciehp 0000:00:1c.0:pcie04: Card present on Slot(0)
May 6 00:20:37 localhost kernel: pciehp 0000:00:1c.0:pcie04: Link Training Error occurs
May 6 00:20:37 localhost kernel: pciehp 0000:00:1c.0:pcie04: Failed to check link status

Cause

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