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Error - Abort Command issued from host

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Applies to

  • ONTAP OS: 7mode or Clustered Data ONTAP (Any) 
  • Protocol: FCP and iSCSI 
  • Host OS: Any


  • While reviewing host logs, one or more "Aborted Commands" or "Aborted I/O" messages appear. While the exact message may vary depending on the host operating system and the HBA model/driver, the errors will generally look like the following:
  • Disabling a port with errors or takeover resolves the host errors and performance returns to normal 

Apr 16 09:13:34 Rhel01 kernel: qla2xxx 0000:08:00.0: scsi(3:1:30): Abort command issued -- 1 368ccd8 2002

2017-11-29T23:30:12.469Z cpu0:33586)NMP: nmp_ThrottleLogForDevice:3333: Cmd 0x28 (0x43b658ca5680, 34912) to dev "naa.600a09803830374a7a2b49316b4a6433" on path "vmhba1:C0:T2:L1" Failed: H:0x0 D:0x2 P:0x0 Valid sense data: 0x6 0x3f 0xe. Act:EVAL


2016-01-31T23:14:36.250Z cpu45:33200)<7>fnic : 1 :: Abort Cmd called FCID 0xb0020, LUN 0x7 TAG 74 flags 3
2016-01-31T23:14:36.250Z cpu6:33199)<7>fnic : 1 :: Abort Cmd called FCID 0xb0020, LUN 0x5 TAG 75 flags 3
2016-01-31T23:14:36.257Z cpu19:32787)<7>fnic : 1 :: abts cmpl recd. id 116 status FCPIO_SUCCESS
2016-01-31T23:14:36.257Z cpu45:33200)<7>fnic : 1 :: Returning from abort cmd type 2 SUCCESS
2016-01-31T23:14:36.257Z cpu19:32787)<7>fnic : 1 :: abts cmpl recd. id 117 status FCPIO_SUCCESS
2016-01-31T23:14:36.257Z cpu6:33199)<7>fnic : 1 :: Returning from abort cmd type 2 SUCCESS

Information    10/24/2017 8:49:54 PM    ontapdsm    61117    None    IO error: SRB Status Aborted reported on LUN 18 on Path Id 01000001. The IO will be retried.
Warning        10/24/2017 8:49:46 PM    disk        153      None    The IO operation at logical block address 0x5f4ee4 for Disk 13 (PDO name: \Device\MPIODisk3) was retried.


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