Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance : Cluster setup failed - 'cabling is not correct or peer is faulty'

(Doc ID 2067653.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 26, 2015

Applies to:

Sun Storage 7310 Unified Storage System - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
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]
7000 Appliance OS (Fishworks)

Symptoms

NOTE: To confirm that the cluster 'links' cabling is correctly configured - See Document ID 2081179.1

 

The cluster will not join as both nodes have the same ASN in the root disks

On trying to join the the joining cluster will state:

 

Both heads can be configured to work with dummy values and each will work fine as singletons

Cause

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