Solaris 10 What's New

Solaris Installation for ZFS Root Pools

Starting with the Solaris 10 10/08 release, you can install and boot a ZFS root pool.

The following installation programs perform an initial installation of a ZFS root pool:

You can use Solaris Live Upgrade to perform the following tasks:

After you have used the lucreate command to create a ZFS boot environment, you can use other Solaris Live Upgrade commands on the boot environment, such as the luupgrade and luactivate commands. For more information on using Solaris Live Upgrade for ZFS, see Chapter 12, Solaris Live Upgrade and ZFS (Overview), in Solaris 10 10/08 Installation Guide: Solaris Live Upgrade and Upgrade Planning.