Patch 149175-08 Not Installing From Jan 2015 CPU For Solaris Sparc (Doc ID 1964554.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 10, 2015

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 10 1/13 U11 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Attempting to apply January CPU patchset and it fails with a message indicating that patch 149175-08 failed to apply.
 

This can be seen in the patch install logs where it states:
===
/a/var/sadm/pkg/SUNWqlc/install/postinstall: /etc/system: cannot create
pkgadd: ERROR: postinstall script did not complete successfully

Installation of <SUNWqlc> failed.
===

Cause

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