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Solaris Cluster 3.x Cannot Create a File System, ufs, did, SVM, VxVM, Resolution Path (Doc ID 1020082.1)

Last updated on MAY 10, 2024

Applies to:

Solaris Cluster Geographic Edition - Version 3.1x to 3.3 U1 [Release 3.1 to 3.3]
Solaris Cluster - Version 3.0 to 3.3 U1 [Release 3.0 to 3.3]
Sun Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) - Version 11.9.0 to 11.11 [Release 11.0]
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)


Creating a file system with newfs(1M) and mkfs(1M) is failing in SunCluster.

Symptoms: My attempts to create a file system while booted in cluster mode are failing.
I am using the newfs(1M) command. The command is failing with the error "No such file or directory"
Below is an example of what I see


Troubleshooting Steps

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