Solaris Might Be Unable to Mount Certain USB Disks Because of Overcurrent on USB Port (Doc ID 1572327.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 11.1 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Sun SPARCserver - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

System is unable to mount certain USB disks.

Possible error message when mounting the USB disk:

Issue might persist even when booting from CDROM or failsafe

The USB disk might work fine on other system types

Cause

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