Solaris Volume Manager (SVM) Mounting a SVM Device Returns 'write-protected' Error (Doc ID 2196069.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 26, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 9 GA to 11.3 [Release 9.0 to 11.0]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86 (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

Mounting a SVM metadevice returns the error 'write-protected'.

 

Cause

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