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sldiag test for bootmedia results in ERROR status for ONTAP 9.9.1

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9.9.1
  • System-Level Diagnostics


When running System-Level Diagnostics in ONTAP 9.9.1 and newer, the bootmedia test might result in an ERROR status and show as Aborted in the long output.

*> sldiag device status

To see details use: sldiag device status -long
Device       TestName         StartDate           EndDate             Status     LOOP
----------   ---------------- ------------------- ------------------- ---------- --------
bootmedia    Media Info       Sun Sep 26 20:06:04 Sun Sep 26 20:06:04 ERROR      1/1

*> sldiag device status -long

TEST START ------------------------------------------
DEVTYPE: bootmedia
NAME: Media Info
START DATE: Sun Sep 26 20:06:04 GMT 2021

STATUS: Aborted
Error getting boot device name
END DATE: Sun Sep 26 20:06:04 GMT 2021

LOOP: 1/1
TEST END --------------------------------------------


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