How to blacklist a local disk using the "find_multipaths" directive in Oracle Linux 6 (Doc ID 1624241.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 28, 2014

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Symptoms

 After a recent system reboot, locally attached disks (eg /dev/sda1) are assigned device mapper multipath  ("dm-multipath", "dmmp") names (e.g. /dev/mapper/mpath1p1)

Cause

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