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Sun Fire[TM] 12K/15K/20K/25K: System controller : SMS fomd process does not start up. (Doc ID 1963443.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 18, 2019

Applies to:

Sun Fire E20K Server - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun Fire E25K Server - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun Fire 15K Server - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun Fire 12K Server - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The system controller rebooted. After the reboot the fomd process would not start up

platform messages from  the other system controller

FailoverMgr.cc 2297] Taking over main role because remote SC is unresponsive or down
Dec 15 01:25:57 2014  <SC1> fomd[3904]: [8519 21817596565452167 NOTICE FailoverMgr.cc 2631] Failover deactivated
Dec 15 01:26:02 2014  <SC1> fomd[3904]: [8570 21817602299206634 NOTICE FailoverMgr.cc 2356] Reset the remote SC <<<<<<


platform messages from the rebooted SC file shows the reset/reboot

Dec 15 01:31:36  <SC0> genunix: [ID 540533 kern.notice] #015SunOS Release 5.10 Version Generic_150400-02 64-bit
Dec 15 01:31:36  <SC0> genunix: [ID 700403 kern.notice] Copyright (c) 1983, 2013, Oracle and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
Dec 15 01:31:36  <SC0> genunix: [ID 678236 kern.info] Ethernet address = 0:14:4f:44:c4:f0
Dec 15 01:31:36  <SC0> unix: [ID 673563 kern.info] NOTICE: Kernel Cage is ENABLED


platform messages from the rebooted SC shows fomd will not start up

Dec 15 01:24:30 2014  <SC0> ssd[3979]: [1312 21818904386740456 ERR StartupManager.cc 3025] software component failed: name=fomd 
Dec 15 01:24:30 2014  <SC0> ssd[3979]: [1304 21818904462871158 NOTICE StartupManager.cc 2744] software component start-up initiated: name=fomd
Dec 15 01:24:32 2014  <SC0> hwad[3992]: [500 21818906560556386 WARNING DoorClient.cc 563] door_call failed: door=/var/opt/SUNWSMS/SMS1.6/doors/fomd, retries=1, ecode=9
Dec 15 01:24:32 2014  <SC0> hwad[3992]: [50042 21818906707201993 ERR InterruptHandler.cc 293] send event failed: event=1, text=null, ecode=9
Dec 15 01:24:34 2014  <SC0> ssd[3979]: [1311 21818908562783461 WARNING StartupManager.cc 2852] software component failed to respond: name=fomd
Dec 15 01:24:34 2014  <SC0> ssd[3979]: [1306 21818908565179199 WARNING StartupManager.cc 2854] software component start-up failed: name=fomd
Dec 15 01:24:34 2014  <SC0> ssd[3979]: [1308 21818908565975438 WARNING StartupManager.cc 2855] software component hard shutdown initiated: name=fomd, signal=SIGKILL
Dec 15 01:24:34 2014  <SC0> ssd[3979]: [1304 21818908605280867 NOTICE StartupManager.cc 2744] software component start-up initiated: name=fomd
Dec 15 01:24:36 2014  <SC0> esmd[8679]: [500 21818910771696101 WARNING DoorClient.cc 563] door_call failed: door=/var/opt/SUNWSMS/SMS1.6/doors/fomd, retries=5, ecode=9
Dec 15 01:24:42 2014  <SC0> ssd[3979]: [1311 21818916950562977 WARNING StartupManager.cc 2852] software component failed to respond: name=fomd
Dec 15 01:24:42 2014  <SC0> ssd[3979]: [1306 21818916951656039 WARNING StartupManager.cc 2854] software component start-up failed: name=fomd
Dec 15 01:24:42 2014  <SC0> ssd[3979]: [1308 21818916952173725 WARNING StartupManager.cc 2855] software component hard shutdown initiated: name=fomd, signal=SIGKILL
Dec 15 01:24:42 2014  <SC0> ssd[3979]: [1304 21818916973287607 NOTICE StartupManager.cc 2744] software component start-up initiated: name=fomd

 

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