Jerry, Thanks for the update on the /etc/release file. The customer is more concerned regarding the kernel patch info not listed in the NGZ.
>From uname output in the NGZ we can see the kernel matches the global value. Its the lack of showrev -p data for that kernel revision that customer is concerned with. Thanks Geoff >From Global zone. # uname -a SunOS plnvssun1sbo12 5.10 Generic_138888-01 sun4v sparc SUNW,Sun-Fire-T200 plnvssun1sbo12# showrev -p|grep 138888-01 Patch: 138888-01 Obsoletes: 126264-01, 128340-01, 137106-01, 137278-01, 138106-02, 138114-01, 138850-01 Requires: 118833-36, 120011-14, 127127-11, 137137-09 Incompatibles: Packages: SUNWcsu, SUNWcsl, SUNWckr, SUNWcakr, SUNWmdb, SUNWhea, SUNWcslr, SUNWust1 >From newly update attached NGZ. # zlogin spslogger01 [Connected to zone 'spslogger01' pts/2] Last login: Thu Jan 29 11:06:17 on pts/2 spslogger01# uname -a SunOS spslogger01 5.10 Generic_138888-01 sun4v sparc SUNW,Sun-Fire-T200 spslogger01# showrev -p|grep 138888-01 On Mon, 2009-02-02 at 07:40, Jerry Jelinek wrote: > Geoff Shipman wrote: > > Hello All, > > > > I attached a NGZ that was from an alternate system to a Update 6 > system > > using the -u option. The NGZ is sparse but I don't think a whole > root > > would behave much differently. The update worked and the NGZ was > > attached but I noted that the kernel revision via uname -a was the > new > > version but a showrev -p for that patch ID does not show the patch > > "installed". The global side does show the kernel patch as > installed. > > > > Is this expected behavior ?. I noted that the /etc/release was not > > updated reflecting the new kernel environment the NGZ was running > > under. This lack of update to /etc/release though is not expected > as > > only an upgrade or fresh install modifies that entry. > > This is: > > 6715679 update on attach should update etc/release file > > which is fixed in S10u7. > > Jerry -- Geoff Shipman - (303) 272-9955 Systems Technology Service Center - Operating System Solaris and Network Technology Domain Americas Systems Technology Service Center _______________________________________________ zones-discuss mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org