SUMMARY: FS Syncing Error

From: Steve Lockhart (
Date: Tue Aug 18 1998 - 06:56:22 CDT

Thanks to:
                Jeff Kennedy
                Bill Hathaway
                Petter Wargo

Bill gets the See-gar. I installed the latest cluster patch and it fixed the problem. It was more than likely patch 105181-02 that fixed the problem.

Thanks again.


> I am having a problem with disk syncing on 2 relatively new Sparc 5's.
> Each workstation has a Sun 2.1G harddrive and is running unpatched
> Solaris 2.6.
> The problem is when I shutdown or reboot the system and the os tries
> to sync the drives I get the message:
> Syncing file systems.... 503 503 503 503
> The "503" repeats once per second about 30 times and then the error :
> cannot sync, giving up
> is output. Does anyone have an idea as to what could cause this or
> know where this problem is documented?
> Steve Lockhart

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.2 : Fri Sep 28 2001 - 23:12:46 CDT