Physical drive was not initialized: Physical drive [number]


A hardware error occurred.


Verify that the specified drive is not offline. If the drive is offline, replace the offline drive and restore the data from tape backup.

If the specified physical drive is not offline, complete the following steps:

  1. Verify that the controller, cables, and physical drives are installed properly.
  2. Verify that there is power to the physical drives.
  3. Retry the command.
  4. If the command still fails, restart the server and retry the command.

If the problem persists, contact your service representative.

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