zfs mount -a Fails When Booting from a Solaris 11 11/11 Boot Environment After Upgrading to Solaris 11.1 or 11.2 (Doc ID 2015907.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11 11/11 to 11.2 [Release 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After upgrading a system running Solaris 11 11/11 to Solaris 11.1 or Solaris 11.2 and booting into the new boot environment, it is no longer possible to boot from the original Solaris 11 11/11 boot environment.  Attempting to do so results in the following error.

 

 

Changes

The system is upgraded from Solaris 11 11/11 to Solaris 11.1 or Solaris 11.2, creating a new boot environment.

Cause

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