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Cisco Bug: CSCup10175 - NPV Name Server Incomplete on NPIV Switch

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Jan 30, 2017

Products (1)

  • Cisco MDS 9000 Series Multilayer Switches

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Description (partial)

Data Center Network Manager SAN DCNM-SAN or Fabric Manager does not discover Cisco NPV switches.

Under rare circumstances when issuing "show fcns database detail" on the NPIV switch, the Cisco NPV switches are not registering in the Name Server the IP address and FC4-type feature.

On NPIV switch:
'show fcns database detail'
VSAN:2870  FCID:0x6404c0
port-wwn (vendor)           :20:12:54:7f:ee:61:xx:xx (Cisco)
node-wwn                    :2b:36:54:7f:ee:61:xx:xx
class                       :-
node-ip-addr                :                        <------Missing IP
ipa                         :ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
fc4-types:fc4_features      :                              <------Missing npv
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