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Installboot and pkg update fails with SysFW 9.8.5.a (Doc ID 2400081.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 12, 2021

Applies to:

SPARC S7-2 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
SPARC S7-2L - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

<ROOT_USER>@<HOSTNAME>:~# bootadm install-bootloader -v -f -P rpool
Installing loader on /dev/rdsk/c0t<WWN>d0s0 with '/sbin/installboot -F zfs -u 0.5.11,5.11-0.175.3.0.0.30.0 -f //usr/platform/sun4v/lib/fs/zfs/bootblk /dev/rdsk/c0t<WWN>d0s0'...
Output from "/sbin/installboot -F zfs -u 0.5.11,5.11-0.175.3.0.0.30.0 -f //usr/platform/sun4v/lib/fs/zfs/bootblk /dev/rdsk/c0t<WWN>d0s0" was:
<END OF OUTPUT>
bootadm: installboot failed for device /dev/rdsk/c0t<WWN>d0s0: Return code -11
You have new mail in <DIR>
<ROOT_USER>@<HOSTNAME>:~#

<ROOT_USER>@<HOSTNAME>:<DIR># pkg update
Packages to install: 22
Packages to update: 376
Packages to change: 1
Mediators to change: 1
Create boot environment: Yes
Create backup boot environment: No

DOWNLOAD PKGS FILES XFER (MB) SPEED
Completed 399/399 15821/15821 601.0/601.0 6.6M/s

PHASE ITEMS
Removing old actions 3403/3403
Installing new actions 8335/8335
Updating modified actions 11781/11781
Updating package state database Done
Updating package cache 376/376
Updating image state Done
Creating fast lookup database Done
Reading search index Done
Building new search index 650/650
Updating package cache 1/1
installboot failed for device /dev/rdsk/c0t<WWN>d0s0: Return code -11
pkg: unable to activate solaris-10
Updating package cache 1/1

Changes

 

Cause

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