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Disk detected in sysconfig-a but FAILED in sysconfig-r after replacement

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Applies to

  • Data ONTAP 8 7-Mode
  • Disk Qualification Package (DQP)


  • Disk failed and replaced. Listed in sysconfig -a output. Example:     

3.14: NETAPP   X318_HARHE08TA07 NA00 7486.1GB 520B/sect (VKJ1M9PX)

  • The replaced disk is listed as spare and not replaced in the RAID group. Example:

Pool0 spare disks
    RAID Disk   Device      HA  SHELF BAY CHAN Pool Type  RPM  Used (MB/blks)    Phys (MB/blks)
    ---------   ------      ------------- ---- ---- ---- ----- --------------    --------------
    spare       0b.03.14    0b    3   14  SA:B   0   SAS 15000 7486157/15331651072 7501160/15362376264

Aggregate aggr4 (online, raid_dp, degraded) (block checksums)
    Plex /aggr4/plex0 (online, normal, active)
        RAID group /aggr4/plex0/rg0 (normal, block checksums)
        RAID group /aggr4/plex0/rg1 (degraded, block checksums)
            RAID Disk Device      HA  SHELF BAY CHAN Pool Type  RPM  Used (MB/blks)    Phys (MB/blks)
            --------- ------      ------------- ---- ---- ---- ----- --------------    --------------
            parity    0b.03.13    0b    3   13  SA:B   0  FSAS  7200 7486157/15331651072 7501160/15362376264
            data      FAILED            N/A                        7486157/ -
            data      0b.03.15    0b    3   15  SA:B   0  FSAS  7200 7486157/15331651072 

  • The DQP is outdated or not installed. Example:

Disk Qualification Package Details:
    Package Date:  Unable to load any package (Package version not supported)
    Header Information
        FileName   = N/A
        FileVersion = N/A
        DriveRecordCount = N/A
        AliasRecordCount = N/A
        DeviceRecordCount = N/A
        SystemRecordCount = N/A



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