Verify Disk is Present When Booting From Alternate Media (Doc ID 1005531.1)

Last updated on MARCH 29, 2017

Applies to:

Sun Netra 1290 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun Fire V210 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun Fire V245 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun Fire V250 Server - Version All Versions and later
Sun Fire V440 Server - Version All Versions and later
All Platforms

Goal

This document will help determine that status of a suspect disk, and verify Good OS Disk(s) are available for boot.

The disk might be suspected to be defective, in need of file system check (fsck), and the system may be unable to boot if the disk involved is the boot device. Utilize this method to validate the disk's status when you are able to boot off an alternate device.

 

Solution

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