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Creating and Using Oracle® Solaris Zones

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Updated: April 2019

How to Use Failsafe Mode to Enter a Zone

When a connection to the zone is denied, the zlogin command can be used with the –S option to enter a minimal environment in the zone.

  1. Become a zone administrator.

    For more information, see Assigning Limited Rights to Zone Administrators.

  2. From the global zone, use the zlogin command with the –S option to access the zone, for example, my-zone.
    global$ zlogin -S my-zone