Insufficient power on the PCIe slot error
If the error "insufficient power on the PCIe slot" is printed in dmsg, please refer to the Specifications section of your hardware user guide and make sure that you are providing your DPU the correct amount of power.
To verify how much power is supported on your host's PCIe slots, run the command
lspci -vvv | grep PowerLimit. For example:
Be aware that this command is not supported by all host vendors/types.
HowTo update PCIe device description
lspci may not present the full description for the NVIDIA PCIe devices connected to your host. For example:
Please run the following command:
Now you should be able to see the full description for those devices. For example:
HowTo handle two BlueField DPU devices in the same server
Please refer to section "Multi-board Management Example".