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Service Processor Error: show failed: RPC: Unable to receive

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Applies to

  • FAS9000,
  • Ontap 9.1P11
  • Service Processor (SP) FW 4.1P2


  • One node SP does not respond properly.
::> system service-processor show
                               IP           Firmware
Node          Type Status      Configured   Version   IP Address
------------- ---- ----------- ------------ --------- -------------------------
node_name     SP   online      true         4.1P2

Error: show failed: RPC: Unable to receive
  • EMS message found:
Number of connection requests for the socket bound to port 935 having the IP ad dress * has reached the limit of 1536 connections. The socket uses TCP protocol. This event has occurred 98 times since the last warning.


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