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Fibre Channel (SAN)

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Registered: ‎06-08-2017
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Fabric commands not working

The  zoning related commands are not working. It keeps telling fabric is busy 


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Re: Fabric commands not working


this can may have several reason, and in some case "saied with care" help simple to reboot the switch

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Registered: ‎02-05-2014

Re: Fabric commands not working

Look for any outstanding transacions on every switch in that fabric. (cfgtransshow --opentrans)


If that command reports a switch has an outstanding transaction which is abortable, login to that switch and issue "cfgtransabort" . You shoul dbe OK after that.


If that doesn't help you have to reboot that switch.

Kind regards,
Erwin van Londen
Brocade Distinguished Architect The Fibre Channel blog

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