Error Code details
Severity: Error 
Component: Storage Foundation 
Disk in Use. Failed to execute operation.

This message is displayed when the disk is locked or owned by another host or by another volume manager.


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Solution 1 Vote: [Useful] [Not useful]
Last Modified: 2011-10-28 06:20:23 PDT
Platform: Solaris 10 (SPARC), Solaris 10 (x86-64)
Release: 4.1

 Do one of the following:


  • Initialize the disk from the command line. Enter:

    /etc/vx/bin/vxdisksetup -if disk_access_name format=sliced
  • If you are adding a disk to a disk group, enter:

    vxdg -g disk_group_name adddisk disk_access_name cds=off

Note: This error is no longer applicable in the latest version of the software. Symantec recommends that you update the product to the latest version.


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