Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance: Sendmail Service in Maintenance State due to "Restarting too quickly". (Doc ID 2058756.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 15, 2016

Applies to:

Sun Storage 7410 Unified Storage System - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun ZFS Storage 7120 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun ZFS Storage 7320 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Sun ZFS Storage 7420 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-2 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
7000 Appliance OS (Fishworks)

Symptoms

An alert is generated with the following details:

Suspect 1 of 1 :
   Fault class : defect.sunos.smf.svc.maintenance
   Certainty   : 100%
   Affects     : svc:///network/sendmail-client:default
   Status      : ok and in service

   Resource
     Name             : "svc:///network/sendmail-client:default"
     Status           : repaired

Description : Service svc:/network/sendmail-client:default failed - the
              instance is restarting too quickly.  Refer to
              http://support.oracle.com/msg/SMF-8000-YX for more information.

Response    : The service has been placed into the maintenance state.

Impact      : svc:/network/sendmail-client:default is unavailable.


Cause

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