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IV64523: FAIL TO CONFIGURE 1G OR 10G PORTS ON LOW MEMORY SYSTEMS APPLIES TO AIX 7100-02

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Fail to configure SEA on low system memory systems, should
    experience the following error.
    mkvdev -sea ent18 -vadapter ent10 -default ent10 -defaultid
    1130 -attr ha_mode=auto ctl_chan=ent14
    Opening real adapter ent18 failed with error 12
    Command did not complete.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • Fail to configure SEA on low system memory systems, should
    experience the following error.
    mkvdev -sea ent18 -vadapter ent10 -default ent10 -defaultid
    1130 -attr ha_mode=auto ctl_chan=ent14
    Opening real adapter ent18 failed with error 12
    Command did not complete.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Changes made in the code to consume only the required amount of
    memory
    

Temporary fix

Comments

  • 6100-08 - use AIX APAR IV64552
    6100-09 - use AIX APAR IV64329
    7100-02 - use AIX APAR IV64523
    7100-03 - use AIX APAR IV64334
    

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV64523

  • Reported component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Reported component ID

    5765H4000

  • Reported release

    710

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Submitted date

    2014-09-03

  • Closed date

    2014-09-03

  • Last modified date

    2015-01-21

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

    IV64329

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

    U868621

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    AIX V7.1

  • Fixed component ID

    5765H4000

Applicable component levels

  • R710 PSY U868621

       UP15/01/19 I 1000



Document information

More support for: AIX Enterprise Edition

Software version: 710

Operating system(s): AIX

Reference #: IV64523

Modified date: 21 January 2015