How to assign a SAN (FC) LUN as zone storage for a NGZ in a LDOM?

(Doc ID 1579397.1)

Last updated on JUNE 19, 2017

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Ops Center - Version 12c (12.1) to 12cR2 (12.2) [Release 12.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


To use SAN Storage, most of the customers created a zpool with the LUN as vdev and then create a local library from this pool. Then Ops Center create a new zpool within the zpool which is clearly against zfs best practices.  Or they tried to use the LUN as a local disk enabled for visualization (Selected NGZ in Assets tree, Libraries tab --> Local Devices --> Local Disks --> Enable disk in question), but this produces the error below during deployment job:
Create a S11 zone in a LDOM. The job fails in task VirtServerImageCRUD:



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