Unable To Remove SAMBA Package

(Doc ID 2383962.1)

Last updated on APRIL 17, 2018

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 5/09 U7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 10 5/09 U7 version, Windows Connectivity (samba, cifs)

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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Trying to remove SAMBA, the package <SUNWgnome-vfs> depends on package <SUNWsmbau>.

See the following error:

## Verifying package <SUNWsmbau> dependencies in zone <jeq>
## Verifying package <SUNWsmbar> dependencies in zone <jeq>

The package <SUNWgnome-vfs> depends on package <SUNWsmbau> currently
being removed from zone <jeq>.

The package <SUNWsmbau> depends on package <SUNWsmbar> currently
being removed from zone <jeq>.

The package <SUNWgnome-vfs> depends on package <SUNWsmbau> currently
being removed from zone <jeq>.

The package <SUNWsmbau> depends on package <SUNWsmbar> currently
being removed from zone <jeq>.

Dependency checking failed for package <SUNWsmbau> on zone <jeq>.

Do you want to continue with the removal of <SUNWj5rt> [y,n,?] 



STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. # pkg uninstall smb
2. observe dependencies check

Cause

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