Sun QFS and Storage Archive Manager (SAM): samfsck Reports "Orphan processing stopped due to full lost+found" (Doc ID 1006526.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Sun QFS and Storage Archive Manager (SAM) - Version 4.0 and later
All Platforms
***Checked for relevance on 18-Nov-2011***
***Checked for relevance on 09-Sept-2014***

Symptoms

When attempting to repair your SAM-FS or SAM-QFS file system with samfsck(1M), it reports that it's unable to process all of the orphan inodes due to a full lost+found directory.
Ex :

samfsck: NOTICE: Filesystem samfs2 requires fsck
name:     samfs2       version:     2
First pass
Second pass
Third pass
NOTICE: ino 2155175.3,  Repaired link count from 4 to 1
NOTICE: Orphan ino:        ino 2155175 moved to lost+found
NOTICE: Orphan ino:        ino 2155404 moved to lost+found
NOTICE: Orphan ino:        ino 2155689 moved to lost+found
...
NOTICE: Orphan ino:        ino 2155852 moved to lost+found
NOTICE: Orphan ino:        ino 2155853 moved to lost+found
NOTICE: Orphan processing stopped due to full lost+found.
Increase lost+found and rerun.
NOTICE: ino 9717769.5,  Repaired link count from 0 to 8
NOTICE: ino 9718942.3,  Repaired link count from 9 to 10
...
NOTICE: ino 9718949.1,  Repaired link count from 0 to 1
NOTICE: ino 9718950.1,  Repaired link count from 0 to 1
Inodes processed: 9808384
total data kilobytes       = 272121856
total data kilobytes free  = 77938544
NOTICE: Reclaimed 8126464 bytes
 

Cause

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