Setting maxphys to a High Value Can Cause Solaris System Hangs
(Doc ID 1930838.1)
Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2016
Applies to:Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Add the following to /etc/system to set maxphys to 16mb:
Reboot the system to enable the maxphys value
Use newfs to create a ufs filesystem on a Logical Volume
Manager device, built on SAS or SATA disks, using the
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