[Veritas-vx] Clean Up device Trees and path_to_inst
DAUBIGNE Sebastien - BOR ( SDaubigne@bordeaux-bersol.sema.slb.com )
SDaubigne at bordeaux-bersol.sema.slb.com
Tue Feb 25 05:01:42 CST 2003
Solaris 2.6 + VxVM 3.2
I'm looking for a safe method to clean up old references in the Solaris
devices tree (/dev, /devices, /etc/path_to_inst).
I tried to empty /etc/path_to_inst, then "init 0 + boot -ar", to force
Solaris to rebuild the set, but VxVM complains not beeing able to access the
rootvol, although I thought it would be transparent for VxVM even if the
rootdisk reference /dev/dsk/cxtydz changes after this process.
Though this is not essential, I'm fed up with old nodes in /dev, /devices
and /etc/path_to_inst for devices which have been removed for years (I guess
useless devices scans could slow down the boot).
Please give advice.
sdaubigne at bordeaux-bersol.sema.slb.com
<mailto:sdaubigne at bordeaux-bersol.sema.slb.com> - (+33)220.127.116.11.36
SchlumbergerSema - SGS/DWH/Pessac
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