Sun Storage 2500, 2500-M2 or 6000 Administration Activities Fail with the Error "Authentication failed - incorrect password" (Doc ID 1577418.1)

Last updated on JULY 17, 2017

Applies to:

Sun Storage 6580 Array - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun Storage 2540 Array - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Sun Storage 2530-M2 Array - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Sun Storage 2510 Array - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Sun Storage 6780 Array - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When carrying out configuration changes in a Sun Storage 2500, 2500-M2 or 6000 Array using Sun Storage Common Array Manager (CAM), CAM might return the error message "The operation cannot be completed because you did not provide a valid password" if you use the browser user interface (BUI), or "Authentication failed - incorrect password" if you use the command line (CLI).

Example when using the CLI:

 

Cause

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