Solaris Format Command Present Special Disk Names First , Instead of Standard Disk Name cXtXdX (Doc ID 2051584.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

This Solaris 10 server has four Oracle FC HBAs , connected to the SAN to access SAN disks storage arrays.

All SAN LUNs mapped are under Symantec - Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM) control.

 

Notice that format presents first some LUNs with non standard names (Disk_0s0, EMC269, etc.)



Cause

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