This article instructs how to replace a hard disk in a Netapp storage array. Diagnosing the problem is covered in other articles.
Finding the errors are in the Additional Information section.
A drive may have failed and the new one has arrived to be swapped in.
Identifying and removing the Drive:
|Fault is detected.
|You can safely remove the drive.
Installing the new drive:
|The drive might not be installed correctly, or the new drive might be defective. Remove the drive, wait 60 seconds, and reinstall the drive. If it still fails, replace it with another new drive. Go to the next step when resolved.
|Go to the next step.
To monitor and verify the logical disk rebuild onto the new drive, run
SMcli -d and get the array name.
SMcli -n your_array_name_here -c 'show storageArray longRunningOperations;'
SMcli -n your_array_name_here -c 'show storagearray healthstatus;'
The failure can be found in the netapp supportdata file contained in the CSR.