Attaching a zone fails with error " Zone Update Fatal Error At: Get_ed_cp_list"

(Doc ID 1441504.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 11 11/11 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Attaching a zone fails:

# zoneadm -z testzone attach -U
Getting the list of files to remove
nawk: can't open file /var/sadm/install/contents
source line number 19
ERROR: zone update fatal error at: get_ed_cp_list
The file </var/sadm/system/logs/update_log> within the zone contains a log of the zone update.
zoneadm: zone 'testzone': 'attach_update' failed with exit code 1.
zoneadm: zone 'testzone': could not update zone

Cause

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