Solaris Volume Manager Administration Guide

Before You Begin

Creating volumes and volume configurations automatically with the metassist command requires that you have a functional Solaris Volume Manager configuration before you begin. At a minimum, you should have the following:

In addition to these minimum requirements, do not disable the disk set RPC daemons (rpc.metad, rpc.metamhd, and rpc.metamedd) in the /etc/inetd.conf file. These daemons are configured to start by default. and must remain enabled to allow Solaris Volume Manager to use its full functionality.