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'beadm create' failed with error: No such file or directory: 'legay/.bemgmt.lock' or 'none/.bemgmt.lock' (Doc ID 2704998.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 17, 2021

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11.0 to 11.4 [Release 11.0]
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)


When trying to create a new boot environment, the command fails with the following error:


The filename in the error message can be 'legacy/.bemgmt.lock' or 'none/.bemgmt.lock'.

Checking the 'beadm list' and 'beadm list -a' command outputs shows nothing out of the ordinary.



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