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Brocade Director switch HA state not in sync and in marginal state

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Applies to

  • Brocade Director switches
  • Fabric OS (FOS) 8.2.x
  • Fabric OS (FOS) 9.0.x


  • FOS reports ha state not in sync
  • MAPS reports marginal state in mapsdb --show

2 Switch Health Report:

Current Switch Policy Status: MARGINAL
Contributing Factors:

  • hadump confirms HA being enabled and receiving heartbeats, but HA state is not synchronized:

hadump        :
TIME_STAMP: Apr  4 09:36:24.871046
Local CP (Slot 2, CP1): Active, Cold Recovered
Remote CP (Slot 1, CP0): Standby, Healthy
HA enabled, Heartbeat Up, HA State not in sync

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