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CELLCLI Reports System Disk Errors: [ERROR] System Disk Does Not Have The BOOT Signature. (Doc ID 1539665.1)

Last updated on APRIL 30, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


celcli -e alter cell validate configuration or cell's alerthistory reports an error similar to:

Event Time 2013-03-20T16:22:44+00:00
Description Cell configuration check discovered the following problems:

System Disk Errors: [ERROR] System disk does not have the BOOT signature.[ERROR] System disk does not have a valid BOOT signature.
Affected Cell Name <disk name>
Server Model <hardware model>
Chassis Serial Number <serial number>
Release Version
Release Label OSS_11.

Recommended Action Correct the configuration problems. Then run cellcli command:
Verify that the new configuration is correct.


 Previous replacement of a system disk (disk in slot 0 or 1). Issue can however occur without having replaced a disk.


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