SL150 - New Installation, Robot, Power Supplies and Tape Drives With Amber LEDs

(Doc ID 1673471.1)

Last updated on MAY 18, 2017

Applies to:

StorageTek SL150 Modular Tape Library - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


StorageTek SL150 : New Installation , library is not booting, observing amber LEDs on Robot, tape drives and PSUs.

At present when the library boots, it starts the Linux boot sequence but never boots up.  The robotic arm is now sitting in the bottom module so unable to check to see if there are any seating issues or anything like that.

Current state showing the LEDs on the library and the boot screen where it stops.


SL150 failed to initialize, stopped at "Bringing up interface eth2"

SL150 history:
Customer successfully setup SL150, but failed with robotic error and failed module #2 power supply.
FE replace robot and power supply. Original robot has been returned.
SL150 failed to initialize, stopped at "Bringing up interface eth2"
FE taken following troubleshooting steps but failed to remedy this issue:
 * Removed drives and rebooted.
 * Disconnected usb cable and power off module #2.
 * Disconnected ethernet cable and rebooted.
 * Attempted factory reset.


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