interesting, IMHO, this type of change will make many many s10 users unhappy
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Hung-Sheng Tsao ( LaoTsao) Ph.D
On Sep 6, 2011, at 15:19, Mike Gerdts <mike.ger...@oracle.com> wrote:
> On Tue 06 Sep 2011 at 03:00PM, "Hung-Sheng Tsao (Lao Tsao ??) Ph.D." wrote:
>> I just did the same on s10u9 vbox
>> bash-3.00# zfs list
>> bash-3.00# zoneadm -z test1 install
> If zoneadm creates a dataset for this zone, at this point you would see:
> A ZFS file system has been created for this zone.
>> Preparing to install zone <test1>.
>> Creating list of files to copy from the global zone.
>> Copying <16658> files to the zone.
>> Initializing zone product registry.
>> Determining zone package initialization order.
>> Preparing to initialize <1128> packages on the zone.
>> Initialized <1128> packages on zone.
>> Zone <test1> is initialized.
>> The file </zones/roots/test1/root/var/sadm/system/logs/install_log>
>> contains a log of the zone installation.
> Solaris 10 allows zones to have their own ZFS datasets. Solaris 11
> Express and OpenSolaris require zones to have their own ZFS datasets.
> The error messages provided by the original poster (and the prompt)
> suggest that Solaris 11 Express or a previous release of OpenSolaris was
>> On 9/6/2011 1:39 PM, Mike Gerdts wrote:
>>> On Tue 06 Sep 2011 at 10:09AM, Jeremy Loukinas wrote:
>>>> root@opensolaris:~# zfs mount
>>>> rpool/ROOT/opensolaris-1 /
>>>> rpool/export /export
>>>> rpool/export/home /export/home
>>>> rpool /rpool
>>>> zpool/zones /zones
>>>> zpool /zpool
>>>> root@opensolaris:~# zonecfg -z test2
>>>> test2: No such zone configured
>>>> Use 'create' to begin configuring a new zone.
>>>> zonecfg:test2> create
>>>> zonecfg:test2> set zonepath=/zones/roots/test2
>>>> zonecfg:test2> exit
>>>> root@opensolaris:~# zoneadm -z test2 install
>>>> ERROR: the zonepath must be a ZFS dataset.
>>>> The parent directory of the zonepath must be a ZFS dataset so that the
>>>> zonepath ZFS dataset can be created properly.
>>>> Am i missing something here? I found another post but it was from someone
>>>> trying to create a zone in rpool..
>>> If you did:
>>> zonecfg -z test2 'set zonepath=/zones/test2'
>>> all would be well. Alternatively, if you really want the zonepath to
>>> zfs create zones/roots
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