Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) Mounting Soft Partition Fails with "open failed, watermark does not have a valid checksum" (Doc ID 1465079.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2017

Applies to:

Sun Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) - Version 11.9.0 to 11.10.0 [Release 11.0]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86 (32-bit)

Symptoms

After replacing a disk in Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) attempting to mount a soft partition from the replaced disk will error with the following:

Changes

 This issue is noticed after replacing a disk within a mirror. The affected soft partitions are built from the mirror.

Cause

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