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MetroCluster: remote bridges not available

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Applies to

  • Fabric Metrocluster
  • Cisco Fabric switch(es)


  • Cluster on site A is unable to access bridges on site B and may report missing disks.
  • system bridge show does not include or shows bridge-unreachable error for remote bridges.


siteA::*> storage bridge show -fields symbolic-name,status,error-text-list
name                  status symbolic-name error-text-list
--------------------- -------------------  ---------------
ATTO_200000xxxxxxxxxx error  site-B-b   "ATTO_200000xxxxxxxxxx(200000xxxxxxxxxx):Bridge is Unreachable over Management Network."

  • sysconfig-a does not list the missing or unreachable bridges.
  • Cluster on site B can access all bridges on both sites and does not report any problem.

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