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    How to Replace a Failed Disk in SVM (Solaris Volume Manager)

    How to Replace a Failed Disk in SVM (Solaris Volume Manager)

    To replace a failed Disk in SVM Please follow this Procedure:

    1. Take infodump.
    2. Delete metadb replica.
    metadb -d /dev/dsk/c1t0d0s7
    3. Detach the root disk from the mirror.
    metadetach d0 d10
    metadetach d1 d11
    metadetach d3 d13
    metadetach d4 d14
    metadetach d5 d15
    metadetach d6 d16

    metaclear d10
    metaclear d11
    metaclear d13
    metaclear d14
    metaclear d15
    metaclear d16

    4. Un-configure the disk.
    5. As the HW engineer to replace the disk.
    6. Scan and Configure the disk. devfsadm
    6. Once the Disk has been replaced, Please fire following command.
    prtvtoc /dev/rdsk/c1t1d0s2 | fmthard -s - /dev/rdsk/c1t0d0s2
    7. Create metadisks.
    metainit d10 1 1 c1t0d0s0
    metainit d11 1 1 c1t0d0s1
    metainit d13 1 1 c1t0d0s3
    metainit d14 1 1 c1t0d0s4
    metainit d15 1 1 c1t0d0s5
    metainit d16 1 1 c1t0d0s6
    8.Attach submirror to mirror.
    metattach d0 d10
    metattach d1 d11
    metattach d3 d13
    metattach d4 d14
    metattach d5 d15
    metattach d6 d16
    9. Create replica.
    metadb -a -c3 /dev/dsk/c1t0d0s7

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