Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) metadb and metainit Command Fails With "/dev/dump: No such file or directory" (Doc ID 2131917.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 19, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 10.0]
Sun Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) - Version 11.10.0 to 11.10.0 [Release 11.0]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

SVM commands metainit and metadb fail as follows:

 

Cause

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