Tamer Embaby wrote:
> Steffen Weiberle wrote:
>>> 5. Can somebody clarify me whether ZFS is supported for containers?
>>> Since ZFS has the concept of creating pool of devices first and on top
>>> of that file systems can be created. I would like to know what kind of
>>> support is there today for ZFS for Solaris containers?
>> This is evolving. You can delegate a ZFS file system into a zone. With
>> the upcoming S10 10/08, the zone path is fully supported on ZFS. A
>> future is to have a zone clone automatically do a ZFS clone--this is
>> already in Solaris Nevada/SXCE.
> Can you please clarify what is the problem of having zonepath on ZFS on
> S10 prior to 10/08?
> I already have 2 servers running S10 5/08, each running multiple zones,
> some of these are having
> their "zonepath" on ZFS, and so far I never got any issues. Even some
> of these zones are
> branded Solaris 8 zones.
There is no way to upgrade your system at this point.
Work is underway to improve live-upgrade so it handles
this case, but there are still issues being resolved.
Until those are fixed, you can't upgrade without
deleting the zones first.
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