Can Not Create Vlan Or Set Vlan id On Vnic In Kernel Zone (Doc ID 2125707.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 22, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Problem Summary
Can not create VLAN in kernel zone or set VLAN ID on vnic in Kernel zone

Problem Description
- Global zone with aggregated link.

    Entire Version : 0.5.11-0.175.3.4.0.5.0

    ID NAME STATUS PATH BRAND IP
     0 global running / solaris shared
   15 zone1 running - solaris-kz excl
   17 zone2 running - solaris-kz excl

    LINK ZONE MODE POLICY ADDRPOLICY LACPACTIVITY LACPTIMER FLAGS
      aggr0 global trunk      L4         auto               off                 short        -----


- Kernel zone with linkname net0; lower-link=aggr0

    Entire Version : 0.5.11-0.175.3.4.0.5.0

    [...]
    <zone name="zone1" zonepath="/system/zones/%{zonename}" autoboot="false" brand="solaris" ip-type="exclusive">
    <automatic-network lower-link="auto" linkname="net1" configure-allowed-address="true" link-protection="mac-nospoof" mac-address="auto" vlan-id="507"/>
    <automatic-network lower-link="auto" linkname="net0" configure-allowed-address="true" link-protection="mac-nospoof" mac-address="auto" vlan-id="1103"/>
    </zone>

- Booting nested zone result in message:



Cause

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