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Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) metaclear Command Returns "metadevice is open" (Doc ID 1012577.1)

Last updated on APRIL 15, 2021

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 11.11 [Release 11.0]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Goal

The following error may occur when attempting to remove a metadevice using the metaclear command:

Solution

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