Drive is Marked Offline - Drive fails to intiate

Article ID: MM0044 Drive Status in Master Drive Pool Details View and Drive Properties shows drive marked Offline.

Symptom

The drive might fail to initiate. The Offline Reason for the drive displays the following message:

Initialization in progress. Recovering drive state. Please wait

Cause

The drive might fail to initiate.

Resolution

Verify the drive Offline Reason as described in View the Drive Offline Reason.

Wait a few minutes. The drive will be marked Online once the initialization process completes.