ZFS Pools in Guest LDOMs may become UNAVAIL if format(1M) is used in the Control/Primary/Service Domains (Doc ID 1676533.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 8/07 U4 to 10 8/11 U10 [Release 10.0]
Solaris Operating System - Version 11 11/11 to 11 11/11 [Release 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Should the issue described in this document occur, ZFS storage pools in the Guest LDOMs will become UNAVAIL due to 'I/O failures', eg:

 

 

Changes

For the issue to occur, format(1M) needs to have been used after the pool was created in the Guest LDOM.

Cause

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