Upgrading to the Solaris 10 10/08 OS for SPARC Platforms and ZFS Boot
By BigAdmin team on Jan 13, 2009
This community-submitted article was written by members of the OpenSolaris community. The authors show how to upgrade from the Solaris 10 5/08 release to Solaris 10 10/08 (for SPARC platforms) using Solaris Live Upgrade. They also explain how to manually create a ZFS root pool, copy the UFS root file system into the ZFS root pool, and activate ZFS mirroring.