Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance: "Error: /var/.migrate is not a directory" seen after upgrade to OS8.7 (Doc ID 2270814.1)

Last updated on MAY 30, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle ZFS Storage ZS5-2 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance Racked System ZS4-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS4-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-2 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
7000 Appliance OS (Fishworks)

Symptoms

 On initial boot, after updating the ZFS Storage Appliance to OS8.7, the following error is reported:

/lib/svc/share/migrate_shared_files.py: Error: /var/.migrate is not a directory

Changes

 Updated OS to 8.7.x (AKA 2013.1.7.x, AKA 2013.06.05.7.x)

 

Cause

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