As per the kernel documentation for FCoE configuration while configuring FCoE for
lldpapservice is to be disabled since this adapter has
# lldptool set-lldp -i eth8 adminStatus=disabled adminStatus = disabled # lldptool get-lldp -i eth8 adminStatus adminStatus=disabled
But if the FCoE is configured without
/var/log/messagesfile is continuously getting filled with following errors:
fcoemon: error 111 Connection refused fcoemon: Failed to connect to lldpad
fcoemonshould not try to connect to
lldpadas the CNA adapter has h/w support for
DCBXclient processing as documented in above kernel documentation.
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, 7
Broadcom NetXtreme II BCM57810 10Gigabit Ethernet adapter
- Any FCoE CNA Adapters with h/w support for
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