Solaris Cluster 3.x Global Filesystem Fail to Mount at Boot Time with "_cladm CL_GBLMNT_ENABLE Device busy"
Last updated on DECEMBER 27, 2017
Applies to:Solaris Cluster Geographic Edition - Version 3.1x to 3.3 U2 [Release 3.1 to 3.3]
Solaris Cluster - Version 3.2 to 3.3 U2 [Release 3.2 to 3.3]
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Upon boot of a cluster node, the svc:/system/cluster/globaldevices smf service is in maintenance state:
node1# svcs -l svc:/system/cluster/globaldevices:default
name Suncluster globaldevices service
state_time August 8, 2011 8:37:25 AM MEST
Log file for that service shows:
[ Aug 8 08:37:24 Executing start method ("/usr/cluster/lib/svc/method/globaldevices start") ]
[ Aug 8 08:37:25 Method "start" exited with status 96 ]
The following message is also reported on the console:
_cladm: CL_GBLMNT_ENABLE: Device busy
WARNING - Unable to globally mount all filesystems.
Check logs for error messages and correct the problems.
After the problems are corrected, please clear the
maintenance flag on globaldevices by running the
/usr/sbin/svcadm clear svc:/system/cluster/globaldevices:default
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