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Data ONTAP 8: After replacing a failed disk with a new disk, which shows the LED as either green or red, sysconfig -r output shows the drive as broken

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Applies to

  • Clustered Data ONTAP 8 
  • Data ONTAP 8 7-Mode 
  • Data ONTAP 7 and earlier


Replaced a failed disk with a new disk

New disk LED is green

sysconfig -r output shows the drive as broken

Disk still reported as broken although it has been replaced.

New disk LED is red



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