smpatch fails with: required patch xxxxxx-xx does not exist

(Doc ID 1531227.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 22, 2013

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 10.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 The local zone on the system does not reflect the same patch levels as the global zone.

Cause

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