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StorageGRID FC-Link to E-Series port is down

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Applies to

  • NetApp E-Series
  • NetApp StorageGRID Appliance SG6000
  • NetApp StorageGRID Appliance SG5700


  •  FC-Link port down on E-Series controller from storage-array-profile file 

 Host interface:                  Fibre
         Host Interface Card(HIC):     Baseboard
         Channel:                      1
         Port:                         0a
         Current ID:                   Not applicable/0xFFFFFFFF
         Preferred ID:                 4/0xE1
         NL-Port ID:                   0xFFFFFF
         Maximum data rate:            16 Gbps
         Current data rate:            Not available
         Data rate control:            Auto
         Link status:                  Down    


  • kern.log shows links up are on StorageGRID

Feb 11 08:04:57 localhost kernel: [    9.089183] lpfc 0000:b0:00.0: 0:3176 Port Name 0 Physical Link is functional
Feb 11 08:04:57 localhost kernel: [   10.205783] lpfc 0000:b0:00.1: 1:3176 Port Name 1 Physical Link is functional
Feb 11 08:04:57 localhost kernel: [   11.377554] lpfc 0000:b0:00.2: 2:3176 Port Name 2 Physical Link is functional
Feb 11 08:04:57 localhost kernel: [   12.625471] lpfc 0000:b0:00.3: 3:3176 Port Name 3 Physical Link is functional


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