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zpool may not import after upgrading from Solaris 10 Update 10 to Solaris 10 Update 11 (Doc ID 1563073.1)

Last updated on JUNE 22, 2020

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 8/11 U10 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 10.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Performing zpool import will result into:
# zpool import -f <Zpool name>
cannot import '<Zpool name>': invalid vdev configuration

Plain zpool import (discovery mode) will show:

pool: <Zpool name>
id: <Zpool GUID>
state: UNAVAIL
status: The pool was last accessed by another system.
action: The pool cannot be imported due to damaged devices or data.

<Zpool name> UNAVAIL insufficient replicas
cXtXdXs0 UNAVAIL corrupted data



 Patch (and/or Patch Cluster) upgrade from Solaris 10 Update 10 (or below) to Solaris 10 Update 11 (and above) [ KU 14714[78]-26 or above ]


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