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Solaris Cluster 3.x and 4.x How to deal with Resource or Resource Group in STOP_FAILED state (Doc ID 1019004.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 04, 2023

Applies to:

Solaris Cluster - Version 3.0 and later
Solaris Cluster Geographic Edition - Version 3.0 and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86 (32-bit)
This document is not specific to any Solaris Cluster data service, it meant to be general enough so it can be used with any of them.


The following error may be seen in your terminal while a resource group is switched from one node to another:




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In this Document
 1) Verify what version of Solaris Cluster is running.
 2) Verify that your resource or resource group is in STOP_FAILED state.
 3) Verify if resource dependencies are set up
 4) Verify the status of the application that failed to stop
 5) Stop the application by hand if it is running
 6) Clear the STOP_FAILED flag
 7) Switch the  resource group offline and start it
 8) Start dependent resources or resource groups
 9) Check resource group and resource status
 10) At this point, validate that each troubleshooting step above is true for your environment

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