Solaris 10 10/08 Release Notes

Incorrect Permissions on /tmp in Non-Global Zones After Solaris Live Upgrade (6619278)

Various processes running in non-global zones using /tmp might crash after the zone has been upgraded using Solaris Live Upgrade. The upgrade process changes permissions on the /tmp directory which leads to applications failures. Users will see drwxr-xr-x permissions instead of the correct drwxrwxrwx permissions.

Workaround: Choose one of the following workarounds: