On Solaris 10 Pkgadd Command Returns Error "unable to lock zones to perform operations"

(Doc ID 2047073.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 03, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 10.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 On Solaris 10 with zones the pkgadd command to install some packages may fail returning the following error:



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