Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance: Head failed to join cluster after upgrade to 2013 firmware (Doc ID 1951795.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 15, 2016

Applies to:

Sun ZFS Storage 7420 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun ZFS Storage 7320 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-2 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-BA - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
7000 Appliance OS (Fishworks)

Symptoms

Head B stuck at Joining Cluster.

Head A CLI dropped to emergency shell.

Changes

 Upgraded from 2011 firmware to 2013 firmware

Cause

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