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Brocade switch ports go automatically disabled

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Applies to

  • All Brocade switch hardware platforms
  • All Brocade Fabris Operating System (FOS) firmware levels

Issue

Brocade Switch ports being faulted due to multiple link failures:

Example outputs:

errdump -a

2020/01/01-01:01:01, [PORT-1003], 425, FID 128, WARNING, Brocade Fabric 1, Port 4 Faulted because of many Link Failures.
 
switchshow
/fabos/bin/switchshow:

switchName:     brocade_switch
switchType:     162.0
switchState:    Online
switchMode:     Native
switchRole:     Principal
switchDomain:   21
switchId:       fffc15
switchWwn:      10:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx
zoning:         ON (active-config)
switchBeacon:   OFF
FC Router:      OFF
FC Router BB Fabric ID: 128
Address Mode:   0
Fabric Name:    SAN_FAB
HIF Mode:       OFF
 

Index Port Address  Media Speed   State       Proto
==================================================
   0   0   150000   --    N32     No_Module   FC  (Ports on Demand license not assigned or reserved yet) Disabled
   1   1   150100   --    N32     No_Module   FC  (Ports on Demand license not assigned or reserved yet) Disabled
   2   2   150200   --    N32     No_Module   FC  (Ports on Demand license not assigned or reserved yet) Disabled
   3   3   150300   --    N32     No_Module   FC  (Ports on Demand license not assigned or reserved yet) Disabled
   4   4   150400   --    N32     No_Module   FC  Disabled
   5   5   150500   --    N32     No_Module   FC  Disabled
   6   6   150600   --    N32     No_Module   FC  Disabled
   7   7   150700   --    N32     No_Module   FC  Disabled
   8   8   150800   id    N16     Online      FC  F-Port  21:00:00:24:ff:1d:85:eb
   9   9   150900   --    N32     No_Module   FC  Disabled
  10  10   150a00   --    N32     No_Module   FC  Disabled
  11  11   150b00   --    N32     No_Module   FC  (Ports on Demand license not assigned or reserved yet) Disabled
  12  12   150c00   --    N32     No_Module   FC  (Ports on Demand license not assigned or reserved yet) Disabled
  13  13   150d00   --    N32     No_Module   FC  (Ports on Demand license not assigned or reserved yet) Disabled
  14  14   150e00   --    N32     No_Module   FC  (Ports on Demand license not assigned or reserved yet) Disabled
  15  15   150f00   --    N32     No_Module   FC  (Ports on Demand license not assigned or reserved yet) Disabled
  16  16   151000   --    N32     No_Module   FC  Disabled

 

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