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Drive DACStore is unrecognizable due to DACStore REV reported in Recovery Guru on E-Series array

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Applies to

  • NetApp E-Series
  • NetApp SANtricity OS


  • When a new drive is inserted in to the storage array, the drive is showing as "Incompatible" 
  • RecoveryGURU reports one of the following: 
    • INCOMPATIBLE_DOWNREV_DACSTORE-Recovery Failure Type Code: 205
    • INCOMPATIBLE_UPREV_DACSTORE-Recovery Failure Type Code: 204
  • Storage Array Profile reports:
    • Drive at Tray XX, Slot XX
      Status: Incompatible
      Cause: Drive DACStore is unrecognizable.
      Mode: Incompatible


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