Hi Kathleen, UFS is NOT a shared filesystem! What you are trying to do should not work.
A simple suggestion: If you need the filesystem mounted globally, use lofs to mount the filesystem into the zones. [EMAIL PROTECTED]:/]# zonecfg -z ldev7 zonecfg:ldev7> add fs zonecfg:ldev7:fs> set dir=/shared zonecfg:ldev7:fs> set special=/shared # global mount point for /dev/dsk/c4t0d0s0 zonecfg:ldev7:fs> set type=lofs zonecfg:ldev7:fs> end zonecfg:ldev7> exit Regards, Konstantin __________________________ Konstantin Gremliza Sun Education Training Center Hamburg kathleen haines wrote: > the customer issue > > I am attempting to make a global zone filesystem /dev/dsk/c4t4d0s0 > available to two non-global zones > > The global zone is ldev6 and the non-global zones are ldev7 and ldev8. > Here is what I did. > > [EMAIL PROTECTED]:/]# zonecfg -z ldev7 > zonecfg:ldev7> add fs > zonecfg:ldev7:fs> set dir=/shared > zonecfg:ldev7:fs> set special=/dev/dsk/c4t4d0s0 > zonecfg:ldev7:fs> set raw=/dev/rdsk/c4t4d0s0 > zonecfg:ldev7:fs> set type=ufs > zonecfg:ldev7:fs> end > zonecfg:ldev7> verify > zonecfg:ldev7> commit > zonecfg:ldev7> exit > > I then rebooted the ldev7 non-global zone and received this message. > > [EMAIL PROTECTED]:/]# zoneadm -z ldev7 boot > zoneadm: zone 'ldev7': fsck of '/dev/rdsk/c4t4d0s0' failed with exit > status 39; run fsck manually > zoneadm: zone 'ldev7': call to zoneadmd failed > > I received this message on the ldev7 console. > [EMAIL PROTECTED]:/]# zlogin -C ldev7 > [Connected to zone 'ldev7' console] > [NOTICE: Zone booting up] > > [NOTICE: Zone boot failed] > > The filesystem is currently mounted in the global zone. Do I need to > umount the filesystem in the global zone and run fsck to allow the > ldev7 zone to boot? > _* > What does the customer need to do to resolve this issue? Can he create > these two non global zones*_ > -- > <http://www.sun.com> * Kathleen Hains * > > *Sun Microsystems, Inc.* > Canada > Phone 1-800-USA-4SUN Option 2 + Case ID > **If unavailable, option 0 for next agent** > Business Hours - Mon-Fri 21:30 - 06:00PM EST (09:30pm to 06:00AM) > Email [EMAIL PROTECTED] > Duty Manager 902-563-4845 X 73866 > <http://www.sun.com> > > Tier 2 Operational Commitment I am... Through technical expertise, > customer service skills and leveraging Sun Service Americas, I provide > effective and timely solutions to customers while consistently meeting > commitments and exceeding expectations. An advocate for Sun's > Customers enabling timely access to Sun Services * Live it * Own it * > Breathe it* > ------------------------------------------------------------------------ > > _______________________________________________ > zones-discuss mailing list > firstname.lastname@example.org _______________________________________________ zones-discuss mailing list email@example.com