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MetroCluster heal failing: Background disk firmware update is in progress on the local node

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Applies to

  • MetroCluster
  • BDFU: Background Disk Firmware Upgrade


A MetroCluster healing failed because the bdfu is running in the background. 

ClusterA::*> metrocluster operation show
       Operation: heal-aggregates
           State: failed
      Start Time: 7/28/2020 12:40:26
        End Time: 7/28/2020 12:40:31
          Errors: Failed to validate the node and cluster components before the heal-aggregates operation .
                  ClusterA::ClusterA-01 (non-overridable veto): Background disk firmware update is in progress on the local node. Use the "run -node <local_node_name> -command options raid.bdfu.suspend on" command to suspend background disk firmware updates, then try the command again.


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