Help on installing MLNX_OFED_LINUX for Oracle Linux with UEK kernel System is running 4.1.12-124.25.1.el6uek.x86_64 UEK kernel and the adapter Mellanox Technologies MT27500 Family [ConnectX-3] with FW 2.36.5150

I was using the driver 3.4- and running the installation ./mlnxofedinstall --add-kernel-support .the installation completed but once you try to restart the openibd it fails. Could you please advice Is there any specific UEK installation steps that we need to follow .

Unloading HCA driver: [ OK ]

Loading Mellanox MLX4 HCA driver: [FAILED]

Loading Mellanox MLX4_IB HCA driver: [FAILED]

Loading Mellanox MLX4_EN HCA driver: [FAILED]

Loading Mellanox MLX5 HCA driver: [FAILED]

Loading Mellanox MLX5_IB HCA driver: [FAILED]

Loading HCA driver and Access Layer: [FAILED]

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First i suggest to review the supported kernel versions for MLNX_OFED 3.4- :

Another option is to force restart the driver using the following command:

#/etc/init.d/openibd force-restart