mpathadm path count includes inoperative paths (Doc ID 2302565.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 10/09 U8 to 11.3 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

mpathadm shows a higher Total Path Count than Operable Path Count, suggesting inoperative paths:

 

Changes

In this scenario, the customer had reconfigured their backend storage - first to add new paths to LUNs, then to remove the old paths.

There are 12 operative paths to the LUNs.

Cause

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