Oracle T5-2 OVM for SPARC (ldom) – Root Domain Configuration

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Example of an Oracle VM for SPARC configuration on a T5-2

Click here for a T5-4 complete configuration example
Click here for an example of a T4 configuration
Need to reset a domain to factory default Click here for a complete example.

Primary domain config

Primary network config

T5-2 ldom config

Configure CD-Rom for OS install

Make sure the complete the below connections
  • Configure DCX/FC switch zoning for SAN boot Disk
  • Configure PCI bus / Ethernet & FC slots
  • Save the ldom config / configure ldom auto save

configure ldom auto save

Save the ldom config

Remove PCI bus from the primary domain

Note: first run ldm start-reconf primary

Remove PCI bus 0 and PCI 2 (its 0 based)

Assign PCI bus to the other T5-2 domain

To add/remove an individual card (we did not used this config)

To add an individual card

To remove an individual card

Note: A reboot is required at this point for changes to take effect

Complete Ldom binding and startup

Appendix A

T5-4 root domain diagram

T5-4 root domain diagram

T5-2 root domain diagram

T4-4 root domain diagram


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