Solaris ZFS: How you can remove a disk/Lun/vdev from a zpool
Last updated on MARCH 17, 2018
Applies to:Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 06-May-2016***
To shrink a zpool by removing a disk/lun/vdev from the pool. This device may have been added to the pool due to syntax mistake when the original intent was to attach it as a mirror or it may be that demand for usage of the zpool has shrunk and the admin may want to use the storage for other purposes so needs to remove it from the current zpool.
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