From the global zone:
From zone being attached:
So I guess I need to install 139100-01 in the new server's global zone ?
That makes sense - the original server was 05/08 but had received a
recommended cluster in early october, so it is probable that it received
some patches that were not rolled into 10/08.
Hopefully, the error messages will be improved to provide a hint of what
the problem is.
Enda O'Connor wrote:
> Hi Christophe
> In the zone being attached:
> zonepath/root/var/sadm/pkg/SUNWgtar/pkginfo file there should be an
> entry for PATCHLIST=
> could I see this, and also the one from the target system's global
> zones pkginfo.
> Christophe Dupre wrote:
>> Thanks Jerry for the quick reply. I am making progress, but no cigar
>> (yet). Now I have:
>> zoneadm: zone 'X': ERROR: attempt to downgrade package SUNWgtar, the
>> source had patches but this system does not
>> It does not give me a patch number, so I can't add it to the
>> bad_patches file. Or maybe it does ?
>> Is there a list of patches I should add to bad_patches for this to
>> work ? The workaround mentions an attached file, but I don't see it.
>> Christophe Dupre
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Jerry Jelinek [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
>> Sent: Tue 2008-11-18 13:58
>> To: Christophe Dupre
>> Cc: zones-discuss
>> Subject: Re: [zones-discuss] Issue with zone upgrade on attach
>> Christophe Dupre wrote:
>> > Hello,
>> > we're having an issue migrating a zone from one server to another.
>> > Server A has Solaris 10 x86 05/08 and hosts zone X (spare-root zone).
>> > Server B has just been acquired and installed with Solaris 10 x86
>> > and hosts a number of zones created locally.
>> > We would like to move zone X from A to B. We have done a 'zoneadm
>> -z X
>> > detach' on A, then did a tar of the zonepath to send it to server
>> B. On
>> > server B, we created a zfs /zones/X where we untarred the zone. Then:
>> > zonecfg -z X create -a /zones/X
>> > zoneadm -z X attach -u
>> > This gives:
>> > zoneadm: zone 'X': ERROR: attempt to downgrade package SUNWcsr, the
>> > source had patch 125098-14 which is not installed on this system
>> > >From what I can tell, 125098-14 was part of 05/08, not a patch we
>> > added to the system after initial setup, and not something we can
>> > Does anyone have a solution for this ? How can I migrate my zone ?
>> This is bug:
>> 6743776 zone update on attach should ignore all "special" patches
>> This is escalated and a patch is being developed. The workaround
>> is in the bug report (the workaround is actually the fix). It
>> updates the /usr/lib/brand/native/bad_patches file. You can manually
>> do this as well.
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