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New Member
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎11-20-2003

BLOOM 4: Link Timeout


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Posts: 1
Registered: ‎11-22-2003

Re: BLOOM 4: Link Timeout

Not sure if this will help.I am working with Brocade support on this. I f I have a resolution I will let you know.

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Posts: 17
Registered: ‎08-08-2003

Re: BLOOM 4: Link Timeout

link timeout messages can mean there is buffer credit problem. if an HBA/target is attached to the port, it may not be returning credits in a timely manner. check to make sure driver/firmware revisions are up to date.if a link timeout occurs on an E_Port, there may be a misconfiguration of fabric parameters on one or more switches in the fabric. extended fabrics can cause this if long distance parameters are incorrectly set.

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