[SunHELP] 'Bad Slots' on Enterprise 6500 and 3500

Phil Stracchino phil.stracchino at speakeasy.net
Fri Jul 21 22:10:25 CDT 2006

David Froman wrote:
> Yes, if slot 7 is empty the 3500 will boot normally.  I can take a board 
> that was in slot 7 and place it in any other slot with no issues.  I can 
> take any good board and put it in slot 7 and will receive the memory errors.

Hate to be the bearer of bad tidings, but yeah, that really sounds like
a bad backplane.  If so, there's not much you can do about it except
swap out the backplane.

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