Upgrade to 11.3 might crash with 3rd Party file-systems like "mvfs" (Doc ID 2077825.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 15, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 11.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Now that S11U2 will not have any more SRU release and IPS Package repositories will automatically deliver S11U3 SRU1, the API changes between these two may cause some 3rd Party file-systems (e.g. mvfs) to panic

Symptoms

 System will take panic with:

 

Changes

 Upgrade (via "pkg image-update") to S11U3 SRU releases (default IPS package repositories will push this) from existing Solaris 11 Update releases

Cause

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