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Disk Firmware is not upgrading automatically due to manufacturing attribute set

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Applies to

  • AFF systems
  • FAS systems
  • ONTAP 9
  • Automatic Disk Firmware update


Disk Firmware is not upgrading automatically when:
  • The firmware is properly downloaded on all nodes
  • The automatic upgrade option is on across all nodes

The following command shows the same output continuously (some disks pending download but the state is always idle):

::> set advanced
::*> storage disk firmware show-update-status
                             Number     Average      Total
                   Update   Waiting    Duration Completion
Node               State   Download /Disk (Sec) Est. (Min) Unable to Update
------------------ ------- -------- ----------- ---------- --------------------
Filer1             idle           1         120          2 -
Filer2             idle          23         120         46 -




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