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Wednesday, August 10, 2005

New VMWare boxes dont like old LightPulse HBAs

Upgraded to new build of VMWare ESX and SAN went away... Here was the fix.

Emulex LightPulse Driver Issue:
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edit the file /etc/vmware/vmware-devices.map

find the line
device,0x10df,0xf095,fc,LP952 1Gb Fibre Channel Host Adapter,lpfcdd_2xx.o
device,0x10df,0xf095,fc,LP952 1Gb Fibre Channel Host Adapter,lpfcdd.o
and replace with
device,0x10df,0xf095,fc,LP952 1Gb Fibre Channel Host Adapter,lpfcdd.o
device,0x10df,0xf095,fc,LP952 1Gb Fibre Channel Host Adapter,lpfcdd_2xx.o