How to fix some "cannot share XXXX ': share(1M) failed" errors when attempt to set sharenfs zfs property (Doc ID 2138916.1)

Last updated on MAY 20, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 10 5/08 U5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Fixing some zfs sharenfs issues that result in this error (example):

zfs set sharenfs=on myfilesystem
cannot share 'myfilesystem': share(1M) failed
property may be set but unable to reshare filesystem

 

Solution

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