The following procedure is suitable for use with any array that is administered by using the Solaris
To replace a disk in a Sun StorEdge A5x00 disk array
vxdiskadmcommand, and select menu item
4 (Remove a disk for replacement)from the main men. Enter
nonewhen prompted to name a replacement disk.
vxdisk rm daname
where daname is the disk access name of the device (for example,
luxadmcommand to obtain the array name and slot number of the disk, and then use these values with
luxadmto remove the disk:
luxadm disp /dev/rdsk/daname
luxadm remove_device array_name
luxadm prompts, and pull out the disk when instructed.
luxadmcommand when you are ready to insert the replacement disk:
luxadm insert_device array_name
luxadm prompts, and insert the replacement disk when instructed.
5 (Replace a failed or removed disk)from the main menu, and follow the instructions.
See "Replacing a failed or removed disk" on page 128.