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Solaris 10 Fails To Replace a SCSI Disk under SVM - Application(s) accessing previously attached SATA device have to release it before newly inserted device can be made accessible. (Doc ID 2049270.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 05, 2022

Applies to:

Sun Fire X4270 M2 Server - Version All Versions and later
Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 10 8/11 U10 [Release 10.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


An internal SCSI SATA disk (c1t0d0), a mirrored boot disk, encountered hardware failures and was placed into maintenance state in SVM.

The Device ID of the original failed disk is still listed in metastat output:





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