SL8500 - FRS 8.51 Upgrade Causes Partition Corruption and Loss Of ACSLS Database Tape and Panel Information (Doc ID 2159460.1)

Last updated on JULY 18, 2016

Applies to:

Sun StorageTek SL8500 Modular Library System - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun StorageTek Auto Cartridge Sys Lib SW (ACSLS) - Version 8.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

SL8500 FRS 8.51
ACSLS 8.3

Symptoms

Library will not come online after firmware upgrade to 8.51. When attempt to bring online was made the library type was seen to change from 8500 to 8509. When a config was run, most of the panels and all of the tapes disappeared.

The customer attempted to start Acsls and received the following message :-

 

Changes

 Upgrade to 8.51 firmware

Cause

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