How to clear fmadm faults on Solaris server ?

Today in this post we will check how to clear the faults seen on a Solaris server.

In case of any hardware or any major issue with a Solaris server, we can check it with fmadm faulty command.

I. Check out the faults on a solaris server.

ngeSolaris019-->  fmadm faulty
--------------- ------------------------------------  -------------- ---------
TIME            EVENT-ID                              MSG-ID         SEVERITY
--------------- ------------------------------------  -------------- ---------
Mar 10 2021     4f47ff4d-79ed-4920-86fb-9215eacd7edb  SUNOS-8000-FU  Major

Host        : ngeSolaris019
Platform    : SUNW,SPARC-Enterprise-T5120       Chassis_id  :
Product_sn  :

Fault class : defect.sunos.eft.undiag.fme
FRU         : None

Description : The diagnosis engine encountered telemetry for which it was
              unable to perform a diagnosis.

Response    : Error reports have been logged for examination.

Impact      : Automated diagnosis and response for these events will not occur.

Action      : Use 'fmadm faulty' to provide a more detailed view of this event.
              Use 'fmdump -eV' to view the unexpected telemetry. Please refer
              to the associated reference document at
     for the latest service
              procedures and policies regarding this diagnosis.


II. Clear or repair the faults on server.

ngeSolaris019-->   fmadm repair 4f47ff4d-79ed-4920-86fb-9215eacd7edb
fmadm: recorded repair to 4f47ff4d-79ed-4920-86fb-9215eacd7edb

As we can see above the fault is repaired and now we can observe if there is any issue then a new alert gets generated.

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