Hi I am a member of the Oracle Linux kernel team
We have a version of the ice driver in our UEK6-5.4.y. kernel.
The nvmupdate64 utility included in
It Hangs when it is ran against this ice driver.
NVMUpdate version 18.104.22.168
Copyright(C) 2013 - 2022 Intel Corporation.Warning: Cannot initialize port: [00:023:00:00] Intel(R) Ethernet Network Adapter E810-XXV-2 for OCP 3.0
Warning: Cannot initialize port: [00:023:00:01] Intel(R) Ethernet Network Adapter E810-XXV-2 for OCP 3.0
Warning: Cannot initialize port: [00:152:00:00] Intel(R) Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X550-T2
< hangs >
# lspci -k -v -s 17:00.0
17:00.0 Ethernet controller: Intel Corporation Ethernet Controller E810-XXV for SFP (rev 02)
Subsystem: Intel Corporation Ethernet Network Adapter E810-XXV-2 for OCP 3.0
Physical Slot: 260
Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0, IRQ 16, NUMA node 0, IOMMU group 25
Memory at 21fffa000000 (64-bit, prefetchable) [size=32M]
Memory at 21fffe020000 (64-bit, prefetchable) [size=64K]
Expansion ROM at 9b800000 [disabled] [size=1M]
Capabilities:  Power Management version 3
Capabilities:  MSI: Enable- Count=1/1 Maskable+ 64bit+
Capabilities:  MSI-X: Enable+ Count=1024 Masked-
Capabilities: [a0] Express Endpoint, MSI 00
Capabilities: [e0] Vital Product Data
Capabilities:  Advanced Error Reporting
Capabilities:  Alternative Routing-ID Interpretation (ARI)
Capabilities:  Device Serial Number b4-96-91-ff-ff-a5-80-ac
Capabilities:  Single Root I/O Virtualization (SR-IOV)
Capabilities: [1a0] Transaction Processing Hints
Capabilities: [1b0] Access Control Services
Capabilities: [1d0] Secondary PCI Express
Capabilities:  Data Link Feature <?>
Capabilities:  Physical Layer 16.0 GT/s <?>
Capabilities:  Lane Margining at the Receiver <?>
Kernel driver in use: ice
Kernel modules: ice
# modinfo ice
license: GPL v2
description: Intel(R) Ethernet Connection E800 Series Linux Driver
author: Intel Corporation, <email@example.com>
I need to see what the utility is doing to determine what the kernel issue may be .
Oracle is a Intel partner and has a NDA disclosure agreement.
Is there someone who can point me to a contact ?
My email is :
John dot p dot donnelly. at oracle . dot com
Thank you .