Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) How to Recover from Boot Problems by Unmirroring the Root Disk [Video]

(Doc ID 1005712.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 16, 2018

Applies to:

Solstice DiskSuite Software - Version 4.2.1 to 4.2.1 [Release 4.0]
Sun Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) - Version 11.9.0 to 11.10.0 [Release 11.0]
Solaris Operating System - Version 10 8/07 U4 to 10 8/07 U4 [Release 10.0]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)


This document describes a procedure to be used when the system boot disk is mirrored under Solstice DiskSuite software control, and the system is unable to boot. 

Whilst this is a guide for SPARC systems, common references for x86 systems have been included in the reference section

Available for this topic, a Video Tutorial; Brief how-to video tutorials that provide step-by-step instructions answering Sun's most frequently asked questions. View the video answer and/or follow the detailed instructions below.
Video - Disksuite Unmirror (Unencapsulating) Procedure (05:21)

There have been some changes in detailed instructions below that are not reflected in this Video recording.


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