SuperCluster - Solaris 11 Local zones running 11.2.0.4 stuck in shutting_down state and ps commands from global zone hang (Doc ID 1938952.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 29, 2014

Applies to:

SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 11.1 to 11.2 [Release 11.0]
Oracle SuperCluster T5-8 Hardware - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 11.2]
Oracle SuperCluster M6-32 Hardware - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Solaris 11 local zones stuck (wedged) in shutting_down state. Attempt at simple OS commands such as ps become wedged as well.

Changes

 Customer is running SuperCluster with Solaris 11 local zones. These zones are running 11.2.0.4 GI and/or DB.

Cause

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