Tagged Data in Solaris Volume Manager/Solstice Disksuite (Doc ID 1006268.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 24, 2017

Applies to:

Solstice DiskSuite Software - Version 4.2 and later
Sun Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) - Version 11.9.0 and later
All Platforms

Goal

On very rare occasions Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) and Solstice Disksuite (SDS) will report the following error when attempting to take ownership of a diskset with metaset command:

                               "tagged data detected, user intervention required"

This document explains this error message, what it means and how to overcome it.

Solution

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