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'zfs recv' Fails When ZFS Stream is Created on S10U10 with 147440-14/147441-14 or Later Installed. (Doc ID 1461944.1)

Last updated on MAY 29, 2018

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 8/11 U10 to 11 11/11 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


ZFS stream data generated by zfs send on Solaris 10 + 147440-14/147441-14 (or later) or Solaris 11+ SRU3 (or later) , can't be received using zfs recv although zpool version and zfs version are same. This problem happens only with ZFS version 5. If ZFS version is 4 or older, this does not happen.


zfs send (ZFS version 5) on following system to create ZFS stream data,

- Solaris 10 + 147440-14/147441-14 or later
- Solaris 11 + SRU3

zfs recv
fails to receive the ZFS stream data on following system.

- Solaris 10 + 147440-13/147441-13 or earlier (including Solaris 10u10 DVD (144500-19/144501-19))
- Solaris 11 + SRU2 or earlier

 [Example of error output]

# cat backup.img | zfs recv -Fdv rpool
cannot receive: stream has unsupported feature, feature flags = 0
cannot receive: stream has unsupported feature, feature flags = 24


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