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Brocade switch - Software Fault: Watchdog Timeout

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Applies to

Brocade Switches 8.2.1c or below


  • Brocade switch rebooted unexpectedly
  • Brocade switch encountered a watchdog reset
  • Following 4 messages found in the output of errdump -a:
2020/07/22-12:57:30, [KSWD-1002], 77415, FFDC | CHASSIS, WARNING, BrocadeG620, Detected termination of process fcpd0:2064.
2020/07/22-12:57:30, [KSWD-1002], 77416, FFDC | CHASSIS, WARNING, BrocadeG620, Detected termination of process tsd0:2078.
2020/07/22-12:57:30, [HAM-1014], 77417, CHASSIS, CRITICAL, BrocadeG620, Non restartable component (fcp (pid=2064)) died.
2020/07/22-12:58:41, [HAM-1004], 77418, CHASSIS, INFO, BrocadeG620, Processor rebooted - Software Fault: Watchdog Timeout.


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