Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) Fails with "metaset: hostname: metad client create: RPC: Rpcbind failure" (Doc ID 1006882.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Sun Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) - Version 11.10.0 to 11.11 [Release 11.0]
Solaris Cluster - Version 3.1x and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86 (32-bit)

Symptoms

When attempting to run the SVM metaset command on a Solaris 10 host you get the following error:

 

The system is mostly running Solaris Cluster software.

Cause

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