This message occurs when one node in a high-availability (HA) configuration does not respond to firmware download requests from another node, in which case the other node cannot download disk shelf firmware.
- Corrective Action
Make certain that the HA interconnect is up and running on both nodes of the HA pair and then attempt to re-download disk shelf firmware, using the (advanced privilege) "storage shelf firmware update" command.
- Syslog Message
Partner either responded in the negative, or did not respond in %d seconds. Aborting shelf firmware update.
timeout (INT): Number of seconds the timeout is set for.