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Solaris 10 : How to fix soft errors?

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Hello experts,

I have a "soft errors" on one of my disk. I would like to know how to fix it!

The os is solaris 10 with veritas volume manager.

iostat -En | grep -i "Hard"
c0t0d0          Soft Errors: 0 Hard Errors: 0 Transport Errors: 0 
c0t1d0          Soft Errors: 0 Hard Errors: 0 Transport Errors: 0 
c1t0d0          Soft Errors: 6 Hard Errors: 0 Transport Errors: 0 
c1t0d1          Soft Errors: 6 Hard Errors: 0 Transport Errors: 0 
c6t0d0          Soft Errors: 19 Hard Errors: 0 Transport Errors: 0 
 

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by:omarfarid
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have you encountered any system crash recently?
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by:cismoney
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nothing at all, its just curiosity
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Joseph Gan earned 500 total points
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"Soft error" usually meants the disk is on the way out, if it has important filesystems on it, better replace it, unless the disk is in a Array (a RAID disk).
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