Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) 'metainit' Command Returns "device to fsck in /etc/vfstab is invalid for raw device /dev/rdsk/cxxxxx"

(Doc ID 1947896.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 06, 2017

Applies to:

Sun Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) - Version 11.10.0 to 11.10.0 [Release 11.0]
Solaris Operating System - Version 9 GA to 10 9/10 U9 [Release 9.0 to 10.0]
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms

Running the following Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) command

  

Cause

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