Dell EMC Unity: Pool LUN expansion fails with error code 0x670100b (Dell EMC Correctable)

           

   Article Number:     531699                                   Article Version: 3     Article Type:    Break Fix 
   

 


Product:

 

Dell EMC Unity Family,Dell EMC Unity All Flash,Dell EMC Unity Hybrid,Dell EMC Unity 300F,Dell EMC Unity 350F,Dell EMC Unity 400F,Dell EMC Unity 450F,Dell EMC Unity 500F,Dell EMC Unity 550F,Dell EMC Unity 600F,Dell EMC Unity 650F,Dell EMC Unity 300

 

Issue:

 

 

Pool LUN Expansion fails with error code 0x670100b - The system could not modify the LUN because the storage pool does not have enough space for the LUN and its associated metadata.   
   
    Screenshot of error
                                                           

 

 

Cause:

 

 

Due to a known code issue on Dell EMC Unity 4.5 OE, the current size of the LUN is incorrectly calculated.   
     
                                                           

 

 

Resolution:

 

 

This issue has been fixed in the codes 5.0.0.0.5.116 and above, as such, the recommendation is to upgrade the Unity O.E. code to resolve the issue.   
   
    In case of upgrade not being an option, please contact Dell EMC Technical Support or your Authorized Service Representative, and quote this Knowledgebase article ID for a work-around to expand the LUN.