Cannot Install, Remove, or Update Software on Solaris 11 Global Zone (Doc ID 1500950.1)

Last updated on MAY 03, 2016

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

Unable to make packaging changes.
All attempts end with pkg outputting:

Changes

Recently upgraded to Solaris 11 SRU10.5 or later and have the Oracle Hardware Management packages installed

Cause

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