StorNext - Unmanaged Filesystem on an MDC Displays a Yellow Exclamation Mark Icon (Warning)

StorNext - Unmanaged Filesystem on an MDC Displays a Yellow Exclamation Mark Icon (Warning)


Details:

  • An unmanaged filesystem that is active on the secondary MDC is displaying a yellow exclamation mark icon (Warning).
  • The filesystem is accessible.
  • GUI > Configuration > Filesystem displays a warning icon.

A possible explanation is that the filesystem is active on the stand-by MDC.

Results of the cvadmin Command:

# cvadmin

File System Services (* indicates service is in control of FS):

1>*gfxwork[0]       located on gfxfsm1:42510 (pid 23735)
2> hafs[0]              located on gfxfsm1:55034 (pid 23837)
3>*hafs[0]              located on gfxfsm2:52600 (pid 23946)
4> gfxwork[0]        located on gfxfsm2:44682 (pid 24370)

Resolution:

No action required.

Optional - Failing the filesystem will cause it to return to the active MDC and change the status icon.

Note: this is one possible solution.There are other possible causes for the warning to appear.



Audience: 
Public Unrestricted
Review/Evaluate: 
2015-05-05
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