Solaris I/O Multipathing (MPxIO) Does Not Automatically Function With Some Third Party Storage (Doc ID 1580076.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Sun Storage Traffic Manager Software - Version 3.0 to 4.6 [Release 3.0 to 4.0]
Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 to 11.3 [Release 8.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

  

Note: Make sure any NON-Oracle Multipathing Software has been properly disabled and/or removed.

  

 

Different files are modified depending on which version of Solaris see following doc:

An introduction to the MPxIO user visible configuration files(Doc ID 1510731.1)

 

Below example is for Solaris 11.

Mpxio does not recognize third party Hitachi array.

 

mpxio is enabled.

 

Cause

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