Servers running Solaris 10 150400-21/150401-21 or 11.2 SRU 8.4 and later may Panic in zfs:vdev_disk_io_start -> genunix:bioinit at Boot (Doc ID 2003400.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 1/13 U11 to 11.2 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 Should the issue described in this document be encountered, the system will panic at boot time with the following panic string and stack or a boot archive inconsistency message:

 

Changes

 The issue occurs on servers running Solaris 11.2 SRU 8.4 or later, or Solaris 10 150400-21/150401-21 or later.

Cause

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