System Administration Guide: Virtualization Using the Solaris Operating System

ProcedureHow to Add a Dedicated Device to a Zone

The following specification places a scanning device in a non-global zone configuration.

You must be the global administrator in the global zone to perform this procedure.

  1. Become superuser, or assume the Primary Administrator role.

    To create the role and assign the role to a user, see Using the Solaris Management Tools With RBAC (Task Map) in System Administration Guide: Basic Administration.

  2. Add a device.

    zonecfg:my-zone> add device
  3. Set the device match, /dev/scsi/scanner/c3t4* in this procedure.

    zonecfg:my-zone:device> set match=/dev/scsi/scanner/c3t4*
  4. End the device specification.

    zonecfg:my-zone:device> end
  5. Exit the zonecfg command.

    zonecfg:my-zone> exit