Solaris 11 or Solaris 10 systems might hang due to vxfs 6.1.1 deadlock bug

(Doc ID 2093403.1)

Last updated on JUNE 21, 2018

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 1/13 U11 to 11.3 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

Solaris 10 systems might hang due to deadlock between two vxfs threads where one thread owned the i_ilock and waiting for the i_iplock

 

Cause

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