During boot SVM requires LUNs that are being used for metadevices to have write protection disabled. (Doc ID 1619741.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 to 11.1 [Release 8.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

SVM is not coming up properly.   In this particular instance, this was the situation:

d318: Soft Partition
   Device: d310
   State: Deleting
   Size: 4194304 blocks (2.0 GB)
       Extent              Start Block              Block count
            0                106971136                  4194304


Cause

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