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Solaris[TM] Errors During Boot with "Failed to create nodes for pwwn" (Doc ID 1006168.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 31, 2020

Applies to:

Sun Storage 6130 Array - Version Not Applicable and later
Sun Storage 6140 Array - Version All Versions and later
Sun Storage 6180 Array - Version All Versions and later
Sun Storage 6320 System - Version Not Applicable and later
Sun Storage 6540 Array - Version All Versions and later
All Platforms
***Checked for relevance on 09-May-2011***


Symptoms

If Fibre Channel devices are not present or turned off, boot errors will occur. Without corrective action, these errors will persist for every re-boot.

The boot errors which are linked to this problem, can be found in the /var/adm/messages file, and are formatted as follows:

Cause

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