Exachk Failing For Cell Server "Hardware And Firmware Profile Check Is Not Successful On One Or More"

(Doc ID 1541199.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Exadata X3-2 Half Rack - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version to [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Exadata Server software version:

Node was rebooted and upon reboot a NTP issue was discovered which adjusted the time backwards.

Example from: /var/log/messages:
Apr  3 13:23:54 dm01cel20 shutdown[3201]: shutting down for system halt
Apr  3 13:23:54 dm01cel20 init: Switching to runlevel: 0
Apr  3 13:24:09 dm01cel20 snmpd[7119]: Received TERM or STOP signal...  shutting down...
Apr  3 13:24:09 dm01cel20 ntpd[7213]: ntpd exiting on signal 15
Apr  3 13:24:09 dm01cel20 auditd[6826]: The audit daemon is exiting.
Apr  3 13:24:09 dm01cel20 kernel: type=1305 audit(1365020649.942:419990): audit_pid=0 old=6826 auid=4294967295 ses=42949
67295 subj=system_u:system_r:auditd_t:s0 res=1
Apr  3 13:24:10 dm01cel20 kernel: type=1305 audit(1365020650.053:419991): user pid=3887 uid=0 auid=4294967295 ses=429496
7295 subj=system_u:system_r:auditctl_t:s0 audit_enabled=2 res=0
Apr  3 13:24:10 dm01cel20 kernel: Kernel logging (proc) stopped.
Apr  3 13:24:10 dm01cel20 kernel: Kernel log daemon terminating.
Apr  3 13:24:11 dm01cel20 exiting on signal 15
Jul 15 08:58:25 dm01cel20 syslogd 1.4.1: restart.   <<<================== wrong date on Reboot


When attempting to run exachk which calls the CheckHWnFWProfile script, the following message presents:
Hardware and firmware profile check not successful on one or more storage servers.

[WARNING]The hardware and firmware are not supported. See details below

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 OS restarted.


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