How to Create and Patch a New Boot Environment in an Oracle Solaris 10 Zone on a Solaris 11 System

(Doc ID 1558773.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 04, 2018

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document details the steps to create new boot environment in a Oracle Solaris 10 Zone on Oracle Solaris 11.1 (with SRU 6.4 or higher), as well as patch, activate, and boot to the new boot environment.

Note: This procedure is also described on :
How to Create and Activate Multiple Boot Environments on a solaris10 Branded Zone


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