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Broadcom NIC will not Come Up When "fec Off" Is Set On RoCE Switch (Doc ID 2771662.1)

Last updated on APRIL 29, 2021

Applies to:

Exadata Database Machine X8-2/X8M-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Cisco Nexus Switch - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Setting FEC Off as described in the white paper Exadata X8M Backup with ZFS  results in 25 GB link down or flapping on Broadcom eth3 and eth4.

Cause

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