This was the problem. Thanks to Richard Lowe and Enda Oconnor for getting me on the right track and pointing me to the workaround.
-----Original Message----- >From: Richard Lowe <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> >Sent: Nov 29, 2007 11:38 AM >To: Mangan <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> >Cc: email@example.com >Subject: Re: Can't install zone after 10_recommended > >Mangan <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: > >> I installed the 10_recommended patchset on a machine that had a >> running zone. The host machine and the running zone appear to be ok >> but when I try to install an additional zone the new zone gets created >> but it won't go through the sys config routine and you can't change >> the root password ( permission denied) even though you can login via >> zlogin. I took an identical T2000 without the 10_reccommended patchset >> and I can create as many working zones as I want. Could this be a part >> of 120011-14 patch problem? > >CR 6614543 "sysidtool doesn't run in zones on systems pre u3 patched up to >120011-14" >http://bugs.opensolaris.org/view_bug.do?bug_id=6614543 > >perhaps? > >-- Rich _______________________________________________ zones-discuss mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org