System log shows error - 'CRITICAL: Internal Storage Enclosure Device Failure'

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  • System logs are showing following errors:

    Jul  2 08:46:34 host1 hp-ams[3106]: [daemon.alert]: CRITICAL: Internal Storage Enclosure Device Failure (Bay 2, Box 3, Port 1I, Slot 0) [Sts]:2018-07-02T08:46:34.659
    Jul  3 03:42:01 host1 SEL: []: 0011 07/02/18 08:46:34 INF BMC  Drive Slot #4f Drive removed ef [00 ff ff] [Sts]:2018-07-03T03:42:01.616
    Jul  3 03:42:01 host1 SEL: [user.err]: 0012 07/02/18 08:47:45 MAJ BMC  Drive Slot #4f Drive fault 6f [01 ff ff] [Sts]:2018-07-03T03:42:01.619

    What does above error indicate? what is the meaning of #4f, and fault 6f in these messages?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.7
  • HP P440ar Smart Array RAID controller

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