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Patchmgr --upgrade --roceswitch-precheck Node Connectivity Tests Fail (Doc ID 2925217.1)

Last updated on MARCH 17, 2023

Applies to:

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


 [root@exdcp01 patch_switch_22.]# ./patchmgr --roceswitches switches.lst --upgrade --roceswitch-precheck --log_dir /var/tmp/

2023-02-01 12:38:09 +0000 :Working: Initiate pre-upgrade validation check on 2 RoCE switch(es).

2023-02-01 12:38:13 +0000 1 of 2:Running upgrade precheck on switch 100.##.##.24

2023-02-01 12:38:18 +0000: [INFO ] Performing Nodes connectivity tests on 100.##.##.24
Unable to ping xexdroceb01<----------------------------------------------------------------------------------show lldp neighbor returns the neighbor switch name which is not pingable from patchmgr node exdcp01
2023-02-01 12:38:19 +0000: [FAIL ] [FirmwareUpgradeError] Fabric health check failed


2023-02-01 12:38:19 +0000: [FAIL ] [FirmwareUpgradeError] Fabric health check failed


patchmgr --roceswitches switches.lst --verify-config  passes using the same roceswitches switches.lst . This confirms that the switches.lst  format is correct and working. 



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