Error Code details
Severity: Warning 
Component: Cluster Server 
Error in Options attribute value!

This message is displayed when the value for the Options attribute of the Share resource has white spaces in it and the value does not start with “-o”.  The Share agent expects the value of the Options attribute to be either the Share options directly accepted by the Share command or “-o” followed by the Share options accepted by the Share command.


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Last Modified: 2013-02-26 06:05:41 PDT
Platform: Solaris 8 (SPARC)
Release: 5.0MP3

This solution applies to Veritas Cluster Sever (VCS) 5.0MP3 and later on Solaris 8, 9, 10, 11 SPARC and Solaris 10, 11 x64.

Perform the following steps to fix the issue.

  1. Modify the Options attribute of the Share resource with the correct share options.

    Example 1: Options =”rw=sys1, nosuid”

    Example 2: Options =”-o rw=sys1, nosuid”
  2. Verify the /etc/dfs/sharetab file the Options mentioned in the Options attribute of the Share resource.
  3. Make sure that the Options configured in the Share resource match with the /etc/dfs/sharetab entry.


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