/dev/zvol/[r]dsk Links Are Not Created When Importing A ZFS Pool Or System Reboot

(Doc ID 1450523.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 9/10 U9 to 10 8/11 U10 [Release 10.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

If the described issue occurs there will be no device entries for the zvol(s) in /dev/zvol/dsk/<pool> or /dev/zvol/rdsk/<pool>. 
The following demostrates the problem.  In a production situation the zpool and zvols should already exist.

 

Changes

The problem is seen when patching the system(s) to the affected Kernel patch range where this issue exists.

Cause

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