Steps for Replacing a Disk Drive and Determining its Function on the Oracle Big Data Appliance V2.2.*/V2.3.1/V2.4.0/V2.5.0/V3.x/V4.x
(Doc ID 1581331.1)
Last updated on SEPTEMBER 03, 2020
Big Data Appliance X4-2 Starter Rack - Version All Versions and later Big Data Appliance X5-2 Starter Rack - Version All Versions and later Big Data Appliance X5-2 Full Rack - Version All Versions and later Big Data Appliance X3-2 In-Rack Expansion - Version All Versions and later Big Data Appliance X5-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later Linux x86-64
NOTE: DO NOT REBOOT A NODE UNTIL THE DISK(S) ARE FULLY CONFIGURED.
IF PROBLEMS CONFIGURING A DISK(S) ARISE CONTACT BDA SUPPORT TO DIAGNOSE THE ISSUE. REBOOT ON DISK(S) CONFIGURATION FAILURE OR BEFORE COMPLETE CONFIGURATION CAN CAUSE LOSS OF THE SERVER.
The document describes the steps for replacing a disk drive and identifying its function so that it can be configured for use on the Oracle Big Data Appliance V2.2.*/V2.3.1/V2.4.0/V2.5.0/V3.x/V4.x.
The steps apply to clusters on OL5, OL6 on non-X7-2 e.g. non-EFI hardware and OL7 on non-X7-2 e.g non-EFI hardware.
This document is to be used by anyone who is configuring the disk. If attempting the steps and further assistance is needed please log a service request to contact support for help.
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