Oracle® Solaris 11.2 Release Notes

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Updated: May 2015

SPARC: 64-bit: Automated Installer Fails Due to Unlabeled Dual-Path FC Boot Disks (15656484)

On SPARC systems, if you install the Oracle Solaris OS on a dual-path FC boot disk, the installation fails with the following errors:

Automated Installation failed 
Please refer to the /system/volatile/install_log file for details 

Apr 19 23:12:12 svc.startd[9]: 
application/auto-installer:default failed fatally: transitioned to 
maintenance (see 'svcs -xv' for details)

Workaround: Prior to installing Oracle Solaris, format disks by using the boot net -s command, label the disks, and then proceed with the installation.