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Solaris 10 is Unable to Share NFS File Systems From a Non-global Zone (Doc ID 1465929.1)

Last updated on APRIL 18, 2023

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 11.4 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The overall symptom is an inability to share any resources via NFS from a non-global zone.

The errors can differ depending upon the commands run or underlying file system in use (UFS vs. ZFS)

Typical Scenario #1:
ZFS is the underlying file system structure:

-Sys-admin installs a non global zone would like to home directory in the non-global zone.

-The directory is a ZFS and added to zone as a dataset.

-when setting ZFS parameter "sharenfs":



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