Solaris Cluster 3.x rpc.pmfd Fails to Start in a Zone with Error "st_ff_arm failed: No such file or directory"

(Doc ID 2022901.1)

Last updated on JULY 03, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris Cluster - Version 3.2 to 3.3 U2 [Release 3.2 to 3.3]
Solaris Cluster Geographic Edition - Version 3.2 to 3.3 U2 [Release 3.2 to 3.3]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86 (32-bit)

Symptoms

 A boot of a zone configured on a Solaris Cluster node fails with the following errors reported in /var/adm/messages file:

The problem can happen with a standard zone or with a zone part of a zonecluster.

 

Cause

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