Trouble booting new zone - Giving error: unable to load zone datalinks: permission denied

(Doc ID 2387497.1)

Last updated on APRIL 23, 2018

Applies to:

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

Goal

Issue booting up new zone. It gives error as below:
root@host1:~# zoneadm -z zone1 boot
zone 'zone1': error: unable to load zone datalinks: permission
denied
zone 'zone1': cannot unmount '/system/zones/zone1/root':
Device busy
zone 'zone1': ERROR: unable to unmount
/system/zones/zone1/root.
zone zone1': ERROR: Unable to mount zone root dataset.
zoneadm: zone zone1: call to zoneadmd(1M) failed: zoneadmd(1M)
returned an error 1 (unspecified error)
 

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