Solaris Cluster Globaldevices File System on LOFI Device get "NOTICE: /global/.devices/node@2: out of inodes" (Doc ID 1598847.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris Cluster - Version 3.2 U3 and later
Solaris Cluster Geographic Edition - Version 3.2 U2 and later
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms

Solaris Cluster globaldevices namespace ran out of inodes.

Example error from /var/adm/messages:

 

Changes

When using more than 2 nodes and having large number of shared disk devices attached the Global Devices Namespace can exceed the default 512MB size. In older version of cluster the default used to be 100MB. 

Cause

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