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Disk remains "testing" status in "sysconfig -r"

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9
  • AFF
  • FAS


  • The disk starts testing Disk 0d.10.3 and placed into the maintenance pool.

Thu Feb 20 03:54:54 JST [node-02: config_thread : raid.disk.maint.start:notice ]:Disk 0d.10.3 Shelf 10 Bay 3 [NETAPP X343_SSKBE1T8A10 NA01] S/N XXXXXXXX] UID
[5000C500:C144C6DF:00000000:00000000]will be tested.

  • After a while, sysconfig -r is still in maintenance status, but confirmed by sysconfig -a, the disk is in failed status.

sysconfig -a

NetApp Release 9.5P6: Wed Jul 10 19:00:56 EDT 2019
    System ID: XXXXXXXXXX (node-02); partner ID: XXXXXXXXXX (node-01)
    System Serial Number: XXXXXXXXXXXX (node-02)

slot 0: SAS Host Adapter 0a (PMC-Sierra PM8072 rev. C, SAS, <UP>)
                10.3 : NETAPP X343_SSKBE1T8A10 NA01 1713.5GB 520B/sect (XXXXXXXX) (Failed)

    slot 0: SAS Host Adapter 0d (PMC-Sierra PM8072 rev. C, SAS, <UP>)
              10.3 : NETAPP   X343_SSKBE1T8A10 NA01 1713.5GB 520B/sect (XXXXXXXX) (Failed)

sysconfig -r

Maintenance disks

RAID Disk    Device      HA SHELF BAY CHAN Pool Type  RPM  Used (MB/blks)    Phys (MB/blks)
---------    ------      ------------- ---- ---- ---- ----- --------------    --------------
testing     0a.10.3     0a    10  3   SA:B   0   SAS 10000 1713523/3509295616 1716957/3516328368 (fast zeroed)


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