ZFS VDEVs Explicitly Offlined May Not Remain Offlined After A System Reboot (Doc ID 2154019.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 6/06 U2 to 11 u1 10/12 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

If the issue described by this document is encountered, after manually offlining a VDEV in a zpool and rebooting the offlined device may return to an ONLINE state without user intervention:

 

Changes

Manually offlining a zpool vdev and rebooting may cause the vdev to become online again.

Cause

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