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Cisco Bug: CSCus51733 - Toshiba HDD firmware downgrade results disk to Unconfigured Bad status

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Oct 31, 2018

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  • Cisco Unified Computing System

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Service profile association fails at update local disk firmware FSM

Status of the hard disk shows as "Unconfigured Bad"

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Observed under following conditions

UCSM 2.2.3a
Blade server installed with Toshiba hard drives
Toshiba hard disk drive running 5706 firmware

When user associates service profile that includes 2.2.3 host firmware pack policy referencing 5705 Toshiba disk firmware version  or user manually downgrades the Toshiba disk firmware to 5705.

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B200-M4 Toshiba local disk caveat
Dear community, just fyi I just run at a customer site in the following issue: New chassis with 4 new B200-M4 and local 300GB SAS Toshiba disks, firmware 2.2.3d. SP association failed, error message : Raid controller L2/L3 cache failure,.... see attachment We removed discs, Raid controller was ok Decommission / recommission, didn't solve the issue..... Finally I learned that there is a known problem, which is related to Toshiba discs, Seagate discs seem to work ! Similar cases with C-Series M4 servers ...
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