Solaris 11 with IPMP svc:/network/rarp:default Goes Into Maintenance-mode After Reboot (Doc ID 1933779.1)

Last updated on MARCH 14, 2016

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

Solaris 11 in side a LDOM  with IPMP like this:

ipadm create-ip net0
ipadm create-ip net1
ipadm create-ipmp -i net0,net1 ipmp0
ipadm create-addr -T static -a 10.xx.xx.xx/24 ipmp0/v4

Now they restart the LDOM and get message:
===========================
 /usr/sbin/in.rarpd[1562]: [ID 666483 daemon.error] cannot open link ipmp0: DLPI link does not exist
 svc.startd[11]: [ID 748625 daemon.error] network/rarp:default failed repeatedly: transitioned to maintenance (see 'svcs -xv' for details)

Cause

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