How do I create a logical drive on a Sun StorageTek[TM] 3310,3320,3510 or 3511 array? [Video] (Doc ID 1004355.1)

Last updated on JUNE 30, 2016

Applies to:

Sun Storage 3310 Array - Version Not Applicable and later
Sun Storage 3320 SCSI Array - Version Not Applicable and later
Sun Storage 3510 FC Array - Version Not Applicable and later
Sun Storage 3511 SATA Array - Version Not Applicable and later
All Platforms

Goal

The Solaris[TM] operating system requires drive geometry for various operations, including newfs . For the appropriate drive geometry to be presented to the Solaris operating system for logical drives  use the default settings shown below .  The controller automatically adjusts the sector count so the operating system can read the correct drive capacity.

Cylinder and Head Mapping for the Solaris Operating System

Logical Drive Capacity

Cylinder

Head

Sector

253 GB-1 TB

< 65536 (default)

64 (default)

Variable (default)




Solution

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