Reading data from a SPARC T3 hardware encrypted ZFS filesystem fails with CKR_GENERAL_ERROR on Solaris 11 11/11 (Doc ID 1501903.1)

Last updated on JULY 11, 2016

Applies to:

SolarisSPARC Operating System - Version 11 11/11 to 11 11/11 [Release 11.0]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms

Reading a file from an encrypted ZFS filesystem that was written with hardware encryption enabled on a SPARC T3 system may result in the following I/O error:

The error may only occur for certain files and/or file sizes.  The digest command has been used in the example to read the contents of the file, but the issue is not limited to digest.

Cause

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