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Cisco Bug: CSCuq60074 - N7k -- %OTV-3-PIM_PIM_LIB_API_INIT: Couldn't initialize PIM-SHM API

Last Modified

Sep 11, 2019

Products (8)

  • Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
  • Cisco Nexus 7000 10-Slot Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7000 4-Slot Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7700 6-Slot Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7000 18-Slot Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7700 18-Slot Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7000 9-Slot Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 7700 10-Slot Switch

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Description (partial)

the following error log messages can be observed in OTV vdc during ISSU to 6.2(8a)

2014 Jun 16 19:32:07.264 otvjur-gg11-sd1b %OTV-3-PIM_PIM_LIB_SM_OPEN: Couldn't open shm segment /rsw/shm/pim errno: Operation not permitted
2014 Jun 16 19:32:07.264 otvjur-gg11-sd1b %OTV-3-PIM_PIM_LIB_API_INIT: Couldn't initialize PIM-SHM API
2014 Jun 16 19:32:07.264 otvjur-gg11-sd1b

ISSU to 6.2(8a)
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