Oracle Linux: OS reports "FLOGI failure Status xxx" Error message (Doc ID 1966086.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 26, 2015

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.8 to Oracle Linux 7.0 [Release OL5U8 to OL7]
Linux x86
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

In this scenario, 4 DB Nodes sharing a single LUN from Storage.

Often Shared LUN fails to accomplish I/O while below error is visible in /var/log/messages:

Jan 19 21:38:43 server1 kernel: lpfc 0000:06:00.1: 1:1303 Link Up Event x19 received Data: x19 x0 x10 x0 x0 x0 0
Jan 19 21:38:45 server1 kernel: lpfc 0000:06:00.1: 1:1305 Link Down Event x1a received Data: x1a x20 x110 x0 x0
Jan 19 21:38:45 server1 kernel: lpfc 0000:06:00.1: 1:1303 Link Up Event x1b received Data: x1b xc1 x10 x0 x0 x0 0
Jan 19 21:38:46 server1 kernel: lpfc 0000:06:00.1: 1:1305 Link Down Event x1c received Data: x1c x20 x110 x0 x0
Jan 19 21:38:46 server1 kernel: lpfc 0000:06:00.1: 1:1303 Link Up Event x1d received Data: x1d xc1 x10 x0 x0 x0 0
Jan 19 21:38:47 server1 kernel: lpfc 0000:06:00.1: 1:1305 Link Down Event x1e received Data: x1e x7 x10114 x0 x0
Jan 19 21:38:47 server1 kernel: lpfc 0000:06:00.1: 1:(0):2858 FLOGI failure Status:x3/x103 TMO:x60
Jan 19 21:38:47 server1 kernel: lpfc 0000:06:00.1: 1:(0):0100 FLOGI failure Status:x3/x103 TMO:x60
Jan 19 21:45:18 server1 multipathd: 131:112: mark as failed
Jan 19 21:45:18 server1 multipathd: 360000970000492600209533031393233: remaining active paths: 1
Jan 19 21:45:18 server1 multipathd: 130:48: mark as failed
Jan 19 21:45:18 server1 multipathd: 360000970000492600209533031383833: remaining active paths: 1
Jan 19 21:45:18 server1 kernel: sd 1:0:0:26: [sdfl] Unhandled error code
Jan 19 21:45:18 server1 kernel: sd 1:0:0:42: [sdgb] Unhandled error cod

Changes

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Cause

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