Solaris 10 limitation for shared-ip zone using IPMP interface from Global zone (Doc ID 2220658.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 06, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 1/13 U11 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 

This document informs about Solaris 10 's limitation regarding IPMP effectiveness and interoperability with zones when there is a network/interface failure and the zone needs to be rebooted.

Error in messages file in the global zone:

Dec 28 23:39:35 <global zone> zoneadmd[20500]: [ID 702911 daemon.error] [zone 'abc'] WARNING: skipping network interface 'nxge4' which may not be present/plumbed in the global zone.: No such device or address

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Cause

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