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Updating platform i86pc boot archive this may take a minute

updating platform i86pc boot archive this may take a minute-31

The Solaris installation system (text installer, live installer) does not recognise the AHCI controller, although the controller is explicitly listed as supported on the official HCL? Apparently the driver would work, but it just refuses to do so, because the controller announces itself with the wrong hardware class (raid controller) or something, because of this silly fake raid thing.

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Your system should bootstrap from that very controller though, right? This is a reduced root filesystem which contains everything the system needs to boot up to a milestone when it can switch to the real root filesystem.To determine whether the If the service is running, the output displays an online service state.During the process of booting the system, if a warning message that is similar to the following is displayed, take action accordingly: WARNING: Reboot required.The system has updated the cache of files (boot archive) that is used during the early boot sequence.To avoid booting and running the system with the previously out-of-sync version of these files, reboot the system from the same device that was previously booted.rebuilding archive Successfully created /platform/i86pc/boot_archive updating /platform/i86pc/amd64/boot_archive Unable to extend /platform/i86pc/amd64/boot_archive...

rebuilding archive Successfully created /platform/i86pc/amd64/boot_archive I spent days researching on the internet about this problem.

I have been dealing with Solaris 10 Live upgrade issues from almost five years but still the new LU patches are not able to fix the common issues like updating the file and setting the default boot environment.

If the system is configured with ZFS root filesystem, then you have to follow the Live upgrade method for OS patching.

OK Verifying boot_archive checksum on boot device...

I8aw9L/usb total 24 drwxrwxrwx 1 root root 4096 Jan 3 2011 boot drwxrwxrwx 1 root root 4096 Mar 13 old drwxrwxrwx 1 root root 4096 Mar 13 platform [[email protected] ~]# ls -l /tmp/tmp.

It'll find the USB stick, download the latest platform from Joyent, do the upgrade and report its status. detected c0t0d0, mounted, OK Updating platform on boot device...