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JFS224 change drive order

- 2 drives (RAID1-Array) at extern FC-AL are bringing down and
included with a new name. automatically.
- nobody changed config or wiring
- result: Filesystem crashed, system hang.

Do does someone have an idea?

regards Heiko

- details:

- log_fortra
01/30 14:49:09 CNTLR SHUTDOWN
01/30 14:49:38 POWER UP L423R01 Controller A
01/30 14:49:38 W KILLED OTHER Other Gone
01/30 14:49:45 CACHE INIT DONE Cache clean. Controller A.
01/30 14:49:45 FAILOVER Initiated Failover Set B
01/30 14:49:46 CACHE INIT DONE Cache clean. Controller B.
01/30 14:49:46 FAILOVER Completed Failover Set B
01/30 14:49:46 E BATTERY FAILED Short circuit.
01/30 14:49:46 CONFIG CHANGED Reason Code: 45 SeqNum: 3
01/30 14:49:46 HOST LINK UP Host Channel 0
01/31 11:53:49 HOST LINK DOWN Host Channel 0
01/31 11:58:16 HOST LINK UP Host Channel 0

- 01/30 restart after alteration ( message again )

- 01/31 11:53 the links was down, nearly 5 minutes,
otherwise no failure

- note: timeshift ca. 10 min.

- Linux :

Jan 31 12:02:32 vi kernel: mptscsih: ioc0: attempting task abort! (sc=de93220 0)
Jan 31 12:02:32 vi kernel: sd 1:0:0:1:
Jan 31 12:02:32 vi kernel: command: Write(10): 2a 00 02 0e 65 20 00 0 0 18 00
Jan 31 12:02:32 vi kernel: mptscsih: ioc0: task abort: SUCCESS (sc=de932200)
Jan 31 12:02:32 vi kernel: mptscsih: ioc0: attempting target reset! (sc=de932 200)
Jan 31 12:02:55 vi kernel: sd 1:0:0:1: rejecting I/O to offline device
Jan 31 12:02:55 vi kernel: Buffer I/O error on device sdb2, logical block 199 588
Jan 31 12:02:55 vi kernel: lost page write due to I/O error on sdb2
Jan 31 12:02:55 vi kernel: Buffer I/O error on device sdb2, logical block 199 589
Jan 31 12:02:55 vi kernel: sd 1:0:0:1: SCSI error: return code = 0x00010000
Jan 31 12:02:55 vi kernel: end_request: I/O error, dev sdb, sector 34497968
Jan 31 12:03:32 vi kernel: rport-1:0-0: blocked FC remote port time out: rem oving target and saving binding

- now the UDEV sign off the devices :

Jan 31 12:03:32 vi kernel: end_request: I/O error, dev sdb, sector 34498304
Jan 31 12:03:32 vi kernel: ext3_abort called.
Jan 31 12:03:32 vi kernel: EXT3-fs error (device sdb2): ext3_journal_start_sb : Detected aborted journal
Jan 31 12:03:32 vi kernel: Remounting filesystem read-only
Jan 31 12:03:32 vi udev[7475]: removing device node '/dev/sdb1'
Jan 31 12:03:32 vi udev[7519]: removing device node '/dev/sdb'

- ... and creating them as "new" HD:

Jan 31 12:06:59 vi kernel: sde: Mode Sense: 83 00 00 08
Jan 31 12:06:59 vi kernel: SCSI device sde: drive cache: write through
Jan 31 12:06:59 vi kernel: sde: sde1 sde2
Jan 31 12:06:59 vi kernel: sd 1:0:0:2: Attached scsi disk sde
Jan 31 12:06:59 vi udev[7618]: creating device node '/dev/sdd'
Jan 31 12:06:59 vi udev[7621]: creating device node '/dev/sde'


- result:

-> chaos .....
actually being this --> sdb/sdc is now that --> sdd/sde:

vi:/# df | grep mnt
/dev/sdc1 16192392 12009820 3360048 79% /mnt/cdtmp
/dev/sdb1 16192392 13427380 1942488 88% /mnt/xenimg
/dev/sdb2 123798584 15289556 102220384 14% /mnt/xenimg2

vi:/# du -sk /mnt/*
4 /mnt/cdtmp
1 /mnt/img
1 /mnt/tmp
4 /mnt/xenimg
4 /mnt/xenimg2
- dir emtpty

vi:/# fdisk -l | egrep -v "Zylinder"
Platte /dev/sda: 146.7 GByte, 146788346880 Byte

Gerdt boot. Anfang Ende Blvcke Id System
/dev/sda1 1 64 514048+ 83 Linux
/dev/sda2 65 192 1028160 83 Linux
/dev/sda3 193 448 2056320 83 Linux
/dev/sda4 449 17846 139749435 5 Erweiterte
/dev/sda5 449 960 4112608+ 83 Linux
/dev/sda6 961 1984 8225248+ 83 Linux

Platte /dev/sdd: 145.6 GByte, 145642946560 Byte

Gerdt boot. Anfang Ende Blvcke Id System
/dev/sdd1 1 2048 16450528+ 83 Linux
/dev/sdd2 2049 17706 125772885 83 Linux

Platte /dev/sde: 145.6 GByte, 145642946560 Byte

Gerdt boot. Anfang Ende Blvcke Id System
/dev/sde1 1 2048 16450528+ 83 Linux
/dev/sde2 2049 17706 125772885 83 Linux


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You need to get into bios to change the boot order. You can usually get into bios by tapping F12, esc, or whatever depending on who wrote your bios. Once you get into bios, you should see something like change boot order somewhere. If you don't know where it is then just keep scanning each page and you will find it. It will be called something "boot order". Use the directions on screen to change it to whatever drive you desire and you should be good to go. If you can't do it then write back and let me know.

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