ACSLS - FC HBA Connected To Switch Shows Link Offline / Link Online Messages

(Doc ID 1545040.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 14, 2017

Applies to:

Sun StorageTek Auto Cartridge Sys Lib SW (ACSLS) - Version 8.0 to 8.4 [Release 8.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The customer reports that one port on the card drops offline randomly (usually after the reboot -r)


The HBA in the ACSLS server was replaced and connection stays good for about 6 hours. Eventually, the problem would recur.
This HBA is the Qlogic HBA used by the ACSLS SMCE client to communicate with the ACSLS logical library


FC HBA connected to brocade switch, shows Link OFFLINE/Link Online messages in /var/adm/messages file



No known changes to the configuration


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