Solaris 9 and 10 can panic in mutex_enter: bad mutex due to fibre channel driver issue (Doc ID 2121909.1)

Last updated on MARCH 30, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 9 9/05 U8 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 9.0 to 10.0]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

Systems running Solaris 9 and 10 might panic with a panic messages similar to the following:

 

Cause

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