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Illegible characters displayed on console during boot in AFF and FAS series

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Applies to

  • All FAS systems
  • All AFF systems

Issue

After the system POSTS, illegible characters are displayed:

Portions Copyright (c) 2011-2014 NetApp. All Rights Reserved
Phoenix SecureCore Tiano(TM)
Copyright 1985-2015 Phoenix Technologies Ltd.
All Rights Reserved

Build Date: 06/18/2014
**********************************************
* 9.1.1 *
* ================================== *
* PHOENIX SC-T 2009-2015 *
**********************************************
CPU = 1 Processor(s) Detected, Cores per Processor = 8
Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2658 @ 2.10GHz
32768 MB System RAM Installed
256 KB L2 Cache
System BIOS shadowed
Video BIOS shadowed
USB Device: MICRON eUSB DISK
��������PPPPPPPP��������������PPPPPPPP������������������������������

Note: The characters seen in the output are randomly generated and might be in totally different order and form.

 

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