Brocade Fibre Channel (FC) Switch in "Marginal" state due to Flash Module Storage Space Usage Exceeding Threshold

(Doc ID 1552202.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 14, 2013

Applies to:

Brocade SAN Switch Hardware - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Brocade 48000 Director - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Brocade 24000 Director - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

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Brocade Fibre Channel (FC) Switch in marginal state due to flash module condition.

Log onto switch and run "switchstatusshow" command to check switch status.

Example:

...

Power supplies monitor  HEALTHY
Temperatures monitor    HEALTHY
Fans monitor            HEALTHY
WWN servers monitor     HEALTHY
Standby CP monitor      HEALTHY
Blades monitor          HEALTHY
Core Blades monitor     HEALTHY
Flash monitor           MARGINAL <<<<<<
Marginal ports monitor  HEALTHY
Faulty ports monitor    HEALTHY
Missing SFPs monitor    HEALTHY

...

 

Changes

 None.

Cause

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