Solaris Cluster / Solaris Volume Manager 'metaset' Command Fails to Take Ownership of Disk Set with "failed to reserve any drives" or "Rpcbind failure" (Doc ID 1409175.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 14, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Cluster - Version 3.2 12/06 and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

The Solaris Volumen Manager (SVM) command metaset fails to take ownership of diskset due to "reserve any drives" error , and simple metaset command also shows "Rpcbind failure" as follows.

There is another diskset in the cluster that can be taken (imported).

Cause

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