Net-SNMP Will Not Start in a Non-global Zone: "error on subcontainer 'interface container' insert (-1)"

(Doc ID 1539996.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 01, 2016

Applies to:

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


A third party SNMP Agent such as Net-SNMP will not start in a non-global zone and errors with:

 (ouput following the "SIOCGLIFFLAGS" keyword will vary depending on platform and available network interfaces)


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