Solaris Cluster HAStoragePlus for Zpools: Paths Reported by "zpool status" Change from Cluster "DID" Disk Device /dev/did/dsk Paths to /dev/dsk Physical Disk Paths or Creation of Resource Fails
(Doc ID 1904057.1)
Last updated on NOVEMBER 08, 2017
Applies to:Solaris Cluster - Version 3.2 to 4.1 [Release 3.2 to 4.1]
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
When using Solaris ZFS Zpools to manage your data in Solaris Cluster you have a choice of using either regular Solaris path names /dev/dsk/c?t?d? or Solaris Cluster "DID" Disk ID /dev/did/dsk/c?t?d?. But the disk names in the Zpools can actually change depending on how they are imported.
When a zpool was created using Solaris Cluster (DID disk device id) path names /dev/did/dsk/d* but, upon usage with a HAStoragePlus resource, the zpool status command reports disk paths with regular Solaris path names /dev/dsk/c*td
When creating a cluster HAStoragePlus resource for a zpool the command may fail with a validate error:
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