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|Booting and Shutting Down Oracle Solaris on x86 Platforms Oracle Solaris 11 Information Library|
This chapter describes how to create, administer, and boot from a ZFS boot environment, also called a BE, on an x86 based system.
The following is a list of the information that is in this chapter:
For overview information about booting an x86 based system, see Chapter 1, Booting and Shutting Down an x86 Based System (Overview).
For information about booting a from a ZFS boot environment on SPARC platforms, see Chapter 7, Creating, Administering, and Booting From ZFS Boot Environments on SPARC Platforms (Tasks), in Booting and Shutting Down Oracle Solaris on SPARC Platforms.
For detailed information about managing boot environments, see Creating and Administering Oracle Solaris 11 Boot Environments.