Cannot install Flash Archive error: cannot mount /a/rpool: directory is not empty (Doc ID 1493049.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 22, 2014

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 10 9/10 U9 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Can't install a flash archive getting error
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cannot mount '/a/rpool': directory is not empty

ERROR: Could not mount dataset rpool

ERROR: Could not mount dataset rpool

ERROR: Flash installation failed
Solaris installation program exited.

Cause

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