The BDA utility, bdacheckhw Reports a Memory Failure: "WARNING: Hardware errors reported by ILOM : fault.memory.intel.sb.dimm_ce" (Doc ID 1956549.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance X3-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Big Data Appliance X4-2 Hardware - Version All Versions and later
Big Data Appliance Hardware - Version All Versions and later
x86_64

Symptoms

1. Running the BDA utility, bdacheckhw on a node, reports a memory failure:  fault.memory.intel.sb.dimm_ce.

The complete message looks like:

WARNING: Hardware errors reported by ILOM : fault.memory.intel.sb.dimm_ce
INFO: Run 'ipmitool sunoem cli "show faulty"' to see the full error
...
WARNING: Big Data Appliance warnings during hardware validation checks


2. Running 'ipmitool sunoem cli "show faulty"' reports the same:




Cause

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