Detaching Mirrored Zpool Fails with "no valid replicas" (Doc ID 1475326.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 6/06 U2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Detaching vdev from mirrored zpool fails with "no valid replicas".  

For example:

testhost# zpool detach testpool c6t2d0
cannot detach c6t2d0: no valid replicas

Cause

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