Solaris 10 10/08 Installation Guide: Planning for Installation and Upgrade

Installing a ZFS Root File System

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

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 11, Solaris Live Upgrade and ZFS (Overview), in Solaris 10 10/08 Installation Guide: Solaris Live Upgrade and Upgrade Planning.