Solaris Cluster Failed to Switch Resource Group due Error "metaset: there are no existing databases" of SVM metadb (Doc ID 1363759.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 24, 2016

Applies to:

Sun Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) - Version 11.9.0 to 11.11 [Release 11.0]
Solaris Cluster - Version 3.2 12/06 to OSC 4.3 [Release 3.2 to 4.3]
Solaris Cluster Geographic Edition - Version 3.2 12/06 to OSC 4.3 [Release 3.2 to 4.3]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

Solaris Cluster system is getting this error when trying to takeover resources


In this setup each of the Solaris Cluster node have the Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) metadb on a shared EMC powerpath device.

Cause

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