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How to grow zpool using online LUN expansion (Doc ID 2396158.1)

Last updated on JULY 12, 2024

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Expanding space in a zpool via online LUN expansion can be accomplished with attention to details. It is important to understand your configuration and be mindful of virtualized environments.

There is risk for a zpool to become suspended or corrupted after online expanding using the "Type -> Auto configure" option from the format utility. The objective of this article is to prevent such problems.


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