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Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) SPARC How to Replace a Failed, SCSI Disk, Mirrored with SVM (Doc ID 1469821.1)

Last updated on MAY 01, 2023

Applies to:

Sun Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) - Version 11.9.0 to 11.11 [Release 11.0]
Solaris Operating System - Version 10 to 11.3 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Sun Fire 280R Server
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)


In this document, we will replace a failed disk drive which is mirrored by Solaris Volume Manager.

This example is for a internal scsi boot disk. The commands to remove and replace (warm swap) the drive are bundled within all the SVM steps.

This document is for SPARC architecture,


Here, you can see the fault of the drive. Utilities such as format, /var/adm/messages and metastat are reviewed.



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