ECS: Busy Blocks

           

   Article Number:     535229                                   Article Version: 8     Article Type:    Break Fix 
   

 


Product:

 

Elastic Cloud Storage,ECS Appliance,ECS Software,ECS Appliance Software with Encryption,ECS Appliance Software without Encryption,ECS Appliance Hardware Series

 

Issue:

 

 

Busy Blocks (Busy Block Fix Tool)   
   
    SSM Partition has a status of PARTITION_REMOVED   
   
    admin@ecs1:~> service-console run Disk_Removal --target-node 169.254.1.4 --disk-sn 1EG4GUZC   

      Service console version: 3.2.0.0-19597.151c63784Debug log: /opt/emc/caspian/service-console/log/20190626_180351_run_Disk_Removal/dbg_robot.log================================================================================Disk Removal20190626 18:04:07.979: Get disk information20190626 18:04:09.907: | PASS (1 sec)20190626 18:04:09.908: Remove the disk logically from the system20190626 18:04:09.910: | PASS20190626 18:04:09.910: Validate that the disk operational status is REMOVED20190626 18:04:15.927: | PASS (6 sec)20190626 18:04:15.928: Ensure that the defective disk is unmounted from the object container20190626 18:04:16.928: | PASS (1 sec)20190626 18:04:16.929: Check partition statePartition 8358d6e4-9abc-4e6f-a93f-62670c5558b1 L1/L2 state: PD Removed/PD Removed20190626 18:04:27.280: | PASS (10 sec)20190626 18:04:27.281: Check repair tasksVDC repair task count: 0Disk: 8358d6e4-9abc-4e6f-a93f-62670c5558b1 has 1 allocated chunks20190626 18:04:40.463: | PASS (13 sec)20190626 18:04:40.464: Clean partitionPartition 8358d6e4-9abc-4e6f-a93f-62670c5558b1 removal process.----------------------------------------------------------------------  Stage               State                                ETA----------------------------------------------------------------------  Partition change    Completed                            0 min  to Removed state----------------------------------------------------------------------  Data recovery       In progress. 1 chunks left.          Up to 24H                      Please re-run command later----------------------------------------------------------------------20190626 18:04:44.553: | FAIL (4 sec)================================================================================Status: FAILTime Elapsed: 55 secDebug log: /opt/emc/caspian/service-console/log/20190626_180351_run_Disk_Removal/dbg_robot.logHTML log: /opt/emc/caspian/service-console/log/20190626_180351_run_Disk_Removal/log.html================================================================================Messages:Partition 8358d6e4-9abc-4e6f-a93f-62670c5558b1 still has busy blocks================================================================================    
                                                             

 

 

Resolution:

 

 

The disk can't be removed until the Busy Block issue is resolved. Contact Dell EMC Customer Service and open a Service Request (SR) for this issue.   
   
    Please note: It's also valid for a Dell EMC Customer Engineer (CE) to queue his/her existing SR back to Customer Service.