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ossupport55
Frequent Advisor

storage path offline

Dear all,

Details of the server, HBA, HBA firmware and module options are as follows:

# Emulex lpfc options
options lpfc lpfc_topology=2
[root@hqlinux10-dsmc1 host1]# more fwrev
1.92A1 (H2D1.92A1), sli-2
[root@hqlinux10-dsmc1 host1]# lspci | grep -i emu
0f:01.0 Fibre Channel: Emulex Corporation LP9802 Fibre Channel Host Adapter (rev 01)
13:01.0 Fibre Channel: Emulex Corporation LP9802 Fibre Channel Host Adapter (rev 01)
16:01.0 Fibre Channel: Emulex Corporation LP9802 Fibre Channel Host Adapter (rev 01)
16:02.0 Fibre Channel: Emulex Corporation LP9802 Fibre Channel Host Adapter (rev 01)
[root@hqlinux10-dsmc1 host1]# uname -a
Linux hqlinux10-dsmc1.hq.emirates.com 2.6.18-53.el5 #1 SMP Wed Oct 10 16:34:19 EDT 2007 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
[root@hqlinux10-dsmc1 host1]# cat /etc/redhat-release
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 5.1 (Tikanga)
[root@hqlinux10-dsmc1 host1]# dmidecode | grep produ
[root@hqlinux10-dsmc1 host1]# dmidecode | grep -i produ
Product Name: ProLiant DL580 G3
String 1: Product ID:

I'm using Hitachi HDLM 6.1. When i do any activity such as volume manager operations on the SAN volumes path's happen flap.
Would be great if you can shed some light.
cheers
2 REPLIES
JKytsi
Honored Contributor

Re: storage path offline

Could You try HP FC drivers for HBA?
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ossupport55
Frequent Advisor

Re: storage path offline

Jarkko,

Thanks for the post. These HBA's were not built in on purchase. These were installed later. Therefore, do you still think HP FC drivers should go in ?

cheers