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SPARC M8 and SPARC M7 Servers Service Manual

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Updated: September 2017

Prepare a Component for Removal

  1. Log in to Oracle ILOM.

    See Log In to Oracle ILOM (Service).

  2. Identify the component you want to remove.

    See Detecting and Managing Faults.

  3. Prepare the component for removal:
    1. Light the Ready to Remove LED.
      -> cd /System/target-name
      -> set action=prepare_to_remove
    2. Verify that the Ready to Remove LED is lit.
      -> show /System/target-name health
           health = Offline

      where target-name is as specified for the following components.

      Target Name and Values
      SPARC M8-8 and SPARC M7-8 (two PDomains): x is 0 and y is 0–3, or x is 1 and y is 4–7
      SPARC M8-8 and SPARC M7-8 (one PDomain): x is 0 and y is 0–7
      SPARC M7-16: x is 0 and y is 0–3, x is 1 and y is 4–7, x is 2 and y is 8–11, or x is 3 and y is 12–15
      Where x is 0 or 1 and y is 0 or 1
      Where x is 0–3 and y is 0 or 1
      Switch units (SPARC M7-16)
      Where x is 0–5

      Note -  If you issue the prepare_to_remove command but decide not to remove a component, you must return the component to service. See Return a Component to Service.

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