'luupgrade' Fails With 'pfinstall returned these diagnostics' Due to Missing INST_RELEASE File (Doc ID 1018096.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 8.0 to 10.0]
All Platforms

Symptoms

When using Solaris Live Upgrade to upgrade an alternate boot environment (ABE), if the ABE is not upgradeable, luupgrade may fail without indicating why the ABE is not upgradeable as follows:

Cause

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