Solaris Boot Might Hang Because of Missing Device Entries

(Doc ID 1593866.1)

Last updated on MAY 03, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 10 8/07 U4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This document shows the trouble shooting of a system that "hangs" at boot without a panic or an error message.

Symptoms

System is hanging when booted. Verbose boot gives no error messages. There is no hint why the system does not boot.

Changes

This was seen after power outage and after patching.

Cause

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