zpool import on a Zpool Made From DMP Devices Takes Several Minutes (Doc ID 2239310.1)

Last updated on MARCH 01, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

A zpool import like the following can take several minutes if there are many unused or inaccessible devices in /dev/dsk and/or if VxDMP files are used as the device files of a zpool (example: trying to import a zpool with name "testpool"):

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms