How to execute snoop on solaris_8 branded zones (Doc ID 1346435.1)

Last updated on JULY 11, 2017

Applies to:

OpenSolaris Operating System - Version 2008.05 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When executing snoop command on Solaris 8 branded zone, you may encounter the following error

# snoop -d e1000g0
snoop: /dev/e1000g: No such file or directory


Goal

Solaris 8 version of snoop command can not support some network interface and
in this case, we have to use Solaris 10 version of snoop command instead.

Solution

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