When you go to label > the disk it will give you the option of either SMI or EFI. Backup label contents: Volume name = < > ascii name =
I rember back then we install Veritas Oracle RAC cluster, then we rebuilt the systems and installed Oracle OCF cluster software. When it get to the point where it should list > the available disks > it reports there are no disks in the system. > > If I do "prtvtoc /dev/rdsk/c1t1d0s2" You need to do that first if its a new device.If you are re-using an existing device that's been previously assigned to another host, then this can happen if the other Relabel the disk. # formatThe format utility attempts to automatically configure any unlabeled SCSI disk. http://www.unixpowered.com/unixpowered/2010/07/19/solaris-10-vtoc-weirdness-on-emc-clariion-array/
Cheers, Liam Liam Greenwood, Mar 20, 2007 #7 Gerry Sinkiewicz Guest "Greg Menke" <> wrote in message news:... > > Try sformat, IIRC blastwave has it. Restoring primary labelThe disk label has been recovered. Sun's format couldn't hack it, sformat worked like >> >> a >> >> champ. G 0 Kudos Reply Please also try 'vxdisk Marianne Moderator Partner Trusted Advisor Accredited Certified 06-08-2012 04:54 AM Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email
Motherboard Forums Forums > Archives > Archives > Sun Hardware > Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current Visitors Recent Activity New Profile From To Subject Message Cancel Please wait... After a while of trying this and trying that, I got nowhere. Thanks for the hint. > > I have a bunch of non-recongnizable FC drives from e-bay, 520 byte > > sectors. > > I think they came from AS400's or Hitachi
You'll be able to ask questions about your motherboard or chat with the community and help others. you can perform a cleanup by following link: http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH78463 If not working, probably restart the server with reconfig option would be my last go.... I just brought up a 70gig FC drive >>that needed reformatting to 512 byte sectors- probably out of some >>horrible EMC box. I know it is hard to believe but the EMC stuff probably is more acceptable.
Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Not ready error during read ASC: 0x4 ASCQ: 0x3 Warning: error reading backup label. Sun's format couldn't hack it, sformat worked like a >>champ. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...
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Other thing: we have one 34gb meta assigned exclusively to each cluster node, and we don't have any issues writing to those metas. this page The current time is Wed Jun 6 11:10:48 2012 Reserve failed failed format> ^C Warning: Current geometry overshoots actual geometry of disk Continue labelling disk? Do you have a Sun 36.4 GB drive? (this is implied in your original message) If so you can put in the Sun Blade 1000 along with the ST336704FCV. It could be me (last time I compiled and made something was in 1995 on a DEC VAX) or just Solaris 10 differences the 3.5 version is a bit dated.
Advertisements Latest Threads P5LD2 SE - no option for AHCI... Sign up now! All rights reserved. http://forumyaren.com/warning-error/warning-error-writing-vtoc-warning-no-backup-labels-in-solaris.php This log file is located in the /tmp directory of the system.
Talk With Other Members Be Notified Of ResponsesTo Your Posts Keyword Search One-Click Access To YourFavorite Forums Automated SignaturesOn Your Posts Best Of All, It's Free! Then in format you should see the Sun labeled disk as a choice when you need to select the type of the non-Sun disk. How to write a Sun disk label on non-Sun disk.
A Sun label should not be needed to see the disk in format unless something else is going on. I'm able to discover and see the meta, but not able to write a signature to it (or in other words initialize it). Restoring primary labelThe disk label has been recovered. Resources Join | Indeed Jobs | Advertise Copyright © 1998-2016 ENGINEERING.com, Inc.
Once sformat has a label on it, regular format will work fine. > >> > >> Gregm > >> > > > > I will try this. I tried Solaris 8 2/02 and 10 3/05 but format doesn't recognize the drive. (I'm booting into single user mode from the Solaris CD.) I have 10 11/06 but DVD only, But this is the only system I have at home with a FC disk interface, and I can't get NetBSD or OpenBSD to boot on this system, so I need to useful reference I'm not sure what the extra V stands for on your model.