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Creating and Administering Oracle Solaris 11 Boot Environments     Oracle Solaris 11 Information Library
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1.  Introduction to Managing Boot Environments

2.  beadm Zones Support

3.  Creating Boot Environments and Snapshots

4.  Administering Boot Environments

Listing Existing Boot Environments and Snapshots

Viewing Boot Environment Specifications

Viewing Specifications in Machine-Parsable Output

Viewing Snapshot Specifications

Changing the Default Boot Environment

Mounting and Updating an Inactive Boot Environment

How to Mount and Update a Boot Environment

Unmounting Boot Environments

Destroying a Boot Environment

Creating Custom Names for Boot Environments

Creating Additional Datasets for Boot Environments

Destroying a Boot Environment

To make more room available on your system, use the beadm command to destroy an existing boot environment. The command syntax is as follows:

Syntax: beadm destroy [-fF] BeName | BeName@snapshot

The command destroys the specified boot environment or snapshot. The command prompts the user to provide confirmation before destroying the boot environment.

Note the following specifications: