Sun Storage 7000 Unified Storage System: Scheduled snapshots fail to run for a share which has a "zombie" snapshot beneath it (Doc ID 1379364.1)

Last updated on MAY 13, 2012

Applies to:

Sun Storage 7110 Unified Storage System - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Sun Storage 7720 Unified Storage System - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Sun Storage 7210 Unified Storage System - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Sun Storage 7410 Unified Storage System - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
Sun ZFS Storage 7120 - Version Not Applicable to Not Applicable [Release N/A]
7000 Appliance OS (Fishworks)

Symptoms

Scheduled snapshots fail to run at the times they are scheduled to do so for certain shares.
Upon investigation there appears to be a "zombie" under the snapshot directory of the affected shares.
Once the zombie has disappeared the scheduled snapshots restart.

Cause

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