Fan sensor ERR output can be misleading (Doc ID 1365608.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 10, 2011

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version: 10 10/08 U6 and later   [Release: 10.0 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

prtdiag -v on some machine types displays the following output:

Fan indicators:
------------------------------------------------------------
Location Sensor Condition
------------------------------------------------------------
SYS/FM0 ERR ok
SYS/FM1 ERR ok
SYS/FM2 ERR ok
SYS/FM3 ERR ok
SYS/FM4 ERR ok
SYS/FM5 ERR ok

Cause

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