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Drive Failure causing sfinstall upgrade to halt

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Applies to

  • NetApp Element Software versions 12.3 and prior
  • NetApp Element software upgrade
  • sfinstall upgrade script


During a cluster upgrade using sfinstall, a drive failure is noticed which prevents the upgrade from continuing.

2021-10-23 20:12:37: Waiting for cluster fault(s) [driveFailed] to clear

2021-10-23 20:13:28: Waiting for cluster fault(s) [driveFailed] to clear

2021-10-23 20:14:19: Waiting for cluster fault(s) [driveFailed] to clear

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