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Unable To Use Zfs Snapshot Command As Non-root User In Solaris 10 Even After Delegating Permissions. (Doc ID 2397125.1)

Last updated on MAY 14, 2018

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 3/05 to 10 1/13 U11 [Release 10.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Unable to use zfs snapshot command as non-root user in Solaris 10 even after delegating permissions on ZFS filesystem

Example:

# zfs allow mam305 snapshot basel/basel-fs
# zfs allow basel/basel-fs
---- Permissions on base/base-fs -----------------------------------
Local+Descendent permissions:
       user mam305 snapshot
% id
uid=49126(mam305) gid=26021(tech)
% zfs snapshot base/base-fs@mam305
cannot create snapshot 'base/base-fs@mam305': permission denied
Exit 1
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