Format/Partition/Expand Does NOT Show New Size of SMI LUN (Doc ID 2197400.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 02, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11.1 to 11.3 [Release 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Expanded 4 LUNs (that had a SMI label) on a Solaris 11 zone.

2 LUNs went from 200 GB to 575.2 GB and 2 LUNs went from 200 GB to 888.5 GB.

format/partition/expand on all 4 of the disks, however, they all only expanded slice 2 to 511.95.

Current partition table (original):
Total disk cylinders available: 65533 + 2 (reserved cylinders)

Part Tag Flag Cylinders Size Blocks
2 backup wu 0 - 65532 511.98GB (65533/0/0) 1073692672

 

Cause

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