Can't flush flash cache after cellsrv restart, and earlier flash disk failure.

(Doc ID 2326004.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version 12.1.1.1.0 to 12.2.1.1.2 [Release 12.1 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Can't flush flash cache after cellsrv restart, and earlier flash disk failure.

ERROR
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# cellcli -e list celldisk attributes name, flushstatus, status

 FD_00_XXXXXXXX0004 failed normal   <==**
 FD_01_XXXXXXXX0004 complete normal
 FD_02_XXXXXXXX0004 complete normal
 FD_03_XXXXXXXX0004 proactive failure


STEPS
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1. flash disk failure on FD_03_XXXXXXXX0004
2. cellsrv restart
3. "alter flashcache all flush nowait" command fail on FD_00_XXXXXXXX0004

Changes

 some flash disk failure

Cause

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