Sun Storage 7000 Unified Storage System: Alert 'defect.sunos.kernel.panic' may NOT actually mean that the system has had a kernel panic

(Doc ID 1533606.1)

Last updated on APRIL 07, 2015

Applies to:

Sun Storage 7110 Unified Storage System - Version All Versions and later
Sun ZFS Storage 7420 - Version All Versions and later
Sun ZFS Storage 7320 - Version All Versions and later
Sun ZFS Storage 7120 - Version All Versions and later
Sun Storage 7410 Unified Storage System - Version All Versions and later
7000 Appliance OS (Fishworks)

Symptoms

Customer 'believes' the system has suffered a kernel panic during appliance upgrade:


This is the underlying reason why the alert was generated on 27th Feb ... and the crashdump date (in the filesystem is 27th Feb) !!

 

Cause

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