SMBIOS not loaded message in log or when prtdiag is run

(Doc ID 2314571.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 09, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris x64/x86 Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 11.3 [Release 10.0 to 11.0]
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

in /var/adm/messages the following message exists:

Jul 19 16:54:19 sunmaster unix: [ID 672469 kern.info] SMBIOS not loaded (SMBIOS format is new and not yet supported)

or a similar message appears when prtdiag is run.

Cause

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