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Exadata Cell Fails Validation Due To Missing NVMe Drive When All Drives Are Present (Doc ID 2688069.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 22, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version to [Release 12.2]
Oracle Exadata Storage Server Software - Version to [Release 12.2]
Exadata X6-2 Hardware
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 All 8 NVMe drives are seen at the physical level. For example, the output of lspci will show all 8 drives:

One or more NVMe drives in the cell have been replaced.

Cell may have been recently reimaged after the drive replacement.

Image version is below 19.2.16 or 19.3.10.



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