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FCP target adapter showing 'LINK DISCONNECTED' after 'scsitarget.ispfct.linkbreak' event, and does not automatically recover

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 7-Mode
  • Clustered Data ONTAP
  • ONTAP

Issue

  • FC Port experiences a link break event, but stays down in a 'LINK DISCONNECTED' state without recovering:

5/23/2020 21:11:31  cluster-node1  ERROR scsitarget.ispfct.linkBreak: Link break detected on Fibre Channel target adapter 1b. Firmware status code status1 0x2, status2 0x7, and status4 0x0.


cluster::> network fcp adapter show
                     Connection  Port      Admin   Operational
Node         Adapter Established Address   Status  Status
------------ ------- ----------- --------- ------- -----------------------
cluster-node1
             0c      false       0         up      link not connected
cluster-node1
             0d      false       0         up      link not connected
cluster-node1
             1a      true        f0500     up      online
cluster-node1
             1b      true        0         up      link disconnected
cluster-node2
             0c      false       0         up      link not connected
cluster-node2
             0d      false       0         up      link not connected
cluster-node2
             1a      true        f0600     up      online
cluster-node2
             1b      true        f0600     up      online

 

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