Oracle Linux: Warning Message "sending ioctl 2285 to a partition" Seen In /var/log/messages

(Doc ID 1543759.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 08, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle VM - Version 3.1.1 and later
Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.8 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.39] to Oracle Linux 7.0 [Release OL5U8 to OL7]
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Goal

This document is to clarify below messages in system logs on Oracle Linux server:

scsi_verify_blk_ioctl: 44 callbacks suppressed
smartctl: sending ioctl 2285 to a partition!
smartctl: sending ioctl 2285 to a partition!
smartctl: sending ioctl 2285 to a partition!

 

 

 

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