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Long link up time on X1146A NIC

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Applies to

  • AFF A800
  • X1146A Dual 40/100G Ethernet T62100-CR
  • ONTAP 9.8P1
  • Cisco copper twinax, QSFP-100G-CU3M cables
  • Cisco Nexus 9336C-FX2 


  • During reboot of the system the interfaces either take a long time to come back online, or end up failing.
  • The transceivers are showing as connected in the switch logs and everything on the switch configuration appears fine.

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