Oracle Solaris Trusted Extensions Configuration Guide

ProcedureInstall the Labeled Zone

Before You Begin

You are superuser in the global zone. The zone is configured, and has an assigned network interface.

The Labeled Zone Manager dialog box is displayed with the subtitle zone-name:configured. To open this GUI, see Run the txzonemgr Script.

  1. From the Labeled Zone Manager, select Install and click OK.

    Caution – Caution –

    This process takes some time to finish. Do not perform other tasks while this task is completing.

    The system copies packages from the global zone to the non-global zone. This task installs a labeled virtual operating system in the zone. To continue the example, this task installs the public zone. The GUI displays output similar to the following.

    # Labeled Zone Manager: Installing zone-name zone
    Preparing to install zone <zonename>
    Creating list of files to copy from the global zone
    Copying <total> files to the zone
    Initializing zone product registry
    Determining zone package initialization order.
    Preparing to initialize <subtotal> packages on the zone.
    Initializing package <number> of <subtotal>: percent complete: percent
    Initialized <subtotal> packages on zone.
    Zone <zonename> is initialized.
    The file /zone/internal/root/var/sadm/system/logs/install_log 
    contains a log of the zone installation.

    Note –

    Messages such as cannot create ZFS dataset zone/zonename: dataset already exists are informational. The zone uses the existing dataset.

    When the installation is complete, you are prompted for the name of the host. A name is supplied.

  2. Accept the name of the host.

    The dialog box displays zone-name:installed above a list of tasks.


If warnings that are similar to the following are displayed: Installation of these packages generated errors: SUNWpkgname, read the install log and finish installing the packages.