Still celebrating National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17


zfs avs repilcation

Posted on 2009-07-08
Medium Priority
Last Modified: 2013-12-27
I been trying to setup two zfs servers one as a live and one as a live mirror but have been unable to tell it to mirror keep comming back cant no open /dev/rdsk/c2d0s1?

sndradm -e localhost  /dev/rdsk/c2d0s1 /dev/rdsk/c2d0s0 server1 /dev/rdsk/c2s0s1 /dev/rdisk/c2s0s1 ip sync

Question by:03671328
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
  • 2
LVL 38

Expert Comment

ID: 24809968
Check your disk device name carefully to make sure it is correct, for Solaris (Sparc) the device name is likely looks like: cXtXdXSX for Solaris x86, some of them looks like cXdXSX
use format command to find out the disk names and partition informations (verify only), or have a look at you /etc/vfstab file.
also have a look at the example in:

Author Comment

ID: 24817448
that's the guide i was fallowing i cant figure out why its not working.
LVL 38

Expert Comment

ID: 24820124
Did you check the disk device names on your system as I mentioned in my previous comment.

Author Comment

ID: 24823360
yea I did.
ls /dev/rdsk/
c1d0s1 c1d0s0 c1d0s3 c1d0s4
c2d0s1 c2d0s0 c2d0s3 c2d0s4

Accepted Solution

03671328 earned 0 total points
ID: 25452028
gave up went to freebsd with zfs.

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

In tuning file systems on the Solaris Operating System, changing some parameters of a file system usually destroys the data on it. For instance, changing the cache segment block size in the volume of a T3 requires that you delete the existing volu…
Why Shell Scripting? Shell scripting is a powerful method of accessing UNIX systems and it is very flexible. Shell scripts are required when we want to execute a sequence of commands in Unix flavored operating systems. “Shell” is the command line i…
Learn several ways to interact with files and get file information from the bash shell. ls lists the contents of a directory: Using the -a flag displays hidden files: Using the -l flag formats the output in a long list: The file command gives us mor…
Learn how to navigate the file tree with the shell. Use pwd to print the current working directory: Use ls to list a directory's contents: Use cd to change to a new directory: Use wildcards instead of typing out long directory names: Use ../ to move…
Suggested Courses

705 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question