Device-mapper: Error Adding Target To Table & Multipath: Error Getting Device (Doc ID 2266982.1)

Last updated on MAY 18, 2017

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.9 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Error messages like below are logged onto /var/log/messages occasionally:

Changes

They are logged when identifying the device(ex. /dev/sda above), or restarting multipathd.

Cause

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