Kernel panic and ZFS corruption on 11.3-RELEASE

David Christensen dpchrist at
Wed Aug 28 06:48:03 UTC 2019

On 8/27/19 7:57 PM, Victor Sudakov wrote:
> Dear Colleagues,
> Shortly after upgrading to 11.3-RELEASE I had a kernel panic:


> after which the ZFS pool became corrupt:
>    pool: d02
>   state: FAULTED
> status: The pool metadata is corrupted and the pool cannot be opened.
> action: Recovery is possible, but will result in some data loss.
> 	Returning the pool to its state as of вторник, 27 августа 2019 г. 23:51:20
> 	should correct the problem.  Approximately 9 minutes of data
> 	must be discarded, irreversibly.  Recovery can be attempted
> 	by executing 'zpool clear -F d02'.  A scrub of the pool
> 	is strongly recommended after recovery.
>     see:
>    scan: resilvered 423K in 0 days 00:00:05 with 0 errors on Sat Sep 30 04:12:20 2017
> config:
> 	d02	    FAULTED	 0     0     2
> 	  ada2.eli  ONLINE	 0     0    12
> However, "zpool clear -F d02" results in error:
> cannot clear errors for d02: I/O error
> Do you know if there is a way to recover the data, or should I say farewell to several hundred Gb of anime?


I would:

1.  Take a binary image of the raw disk (e.g. backup).

2.  Move the disk to an 11.2 system and work on it. Or alternatively, 
remove the 11.3 system disk and install an 11.2 system disk.


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