Sun Cluster Data Services Planning and Administration Guide for Solaris OS

Enabling Solaris SMF Services to Run Under the Control of Sun Cluster

You might require Sun Cluster to make highly available an application other than NFS or DNS that is integrated with the Solaris Service Management Facility (SMF). To ensure that Sun Cluster can restart or fail over the application correctly after a failure, you must disable SMF service instances for the application as follows:

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If you do not disable the SMF service instances of the application, both the Solaris SMF and Sun Cluster might attempt to control the startup and shutdown of the application. As a result, the behavior of the application might become unpredictable.

For more information, see the following documentation: