Solaris Cluster 4.x Show Oracle 1.6TB NVMe SSD Disk as "Fail" and 'cldev' as "does not match physical device ID for" (Doc ID 2009115.1)

Last updated on MAY 11, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Cluster - Version OSC 4.1 to OSC 4.2 [Release 4.1 to 4.2]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

This issue can only occur if running Solaris Cluster 4.1 or 4.2 on systems which are using Oracle 1.6TB NVMe SSD drive. At this time Oracle Server X5-2 / X5-2L / X5-4 support the NVMe SSD. For further support details please refer to Oracle Solaris Cluster 4 Compatibility Guide.

After Solaris Cluster 4.x installation the NVMe devices are shown as failed in Solaris Cluster Disk Path Monitoring (scdpm):

 

Cause

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