Patch-ID# 149217-03

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Keywords: security prctl resource controls owner
Synopsis: SunOS 5.10: zones resource controls patch
Date: Jan/13/2022

Install Requirements: Reboot after installing this patch to activate the changes delivered. An alternative may be specified in the Special Install Instructions.

Solaris Release: 10

SunOS Release: 5.10

Unbundled Product:

Unbundled Release:

Xref: This patch available for x86 as patch 149218

Topic: SunOS 5.10: zones resource controls patch

Relevant Architectures: sparc

Bugs fixed with this patch:

Sun CR # Bug #

Changes incorporated in this version: 33552474 33621181

Patches accumulated and obsoleted by this patch: 125911-01 126262-01 146834-02

Patches which conflict with this patch:

Patches required with this patch: 118833-36 120011-14 127127-11 137137-09 139555-08 142909-17 (or greater)

Obsoleted by:

Files included with this patch:


Problem Description:

33552474 Problem with filesystem/tmpfs
33621181 Problem with filesystem/tmpfs
(from 149217-02)
15419412 SUNBT6597603 prctl problem setting value 4294967295
(from 149217-01)
Accumulated patch 125911-01
Accumulated patch 126262-01
Accumulated patch 146834-02
(from 126262-01)
        This patch revision accumulates/obsoletes patch 125911-01
        in accordance with SplitGate accumulation rules.
(from 146834-02)
7085467 problem with tmpfs
(from 146834-01)
6572077 size of swapfs filesystems in a zone should reflect zone.max-swap limit
6962325 slpd script of Solaris 8 Containers are not compatible to containers
6978777 command prctl returns incorrect output for resource control zone.max-lwps
(from 125911-01)
6201729 prctl fails to set resource controls on some processes: Not owner

Patch Installation Instructions:
Please refer to the man pages for instructions on using 'patchadd'
and 'patchrm' commands provided with Solaris.
The following example installs a patch to a standalone machine:
       example# patchadd /var/spool/patch/123456-07
The following example removes a patch from a standalone system:
       example# patchrm 123456-07
For additional examples please see the appropriate man pages. Any
other special or non-generic installation instructions should be
described below as special instructions.

Special Install Instructions:
NOTE 1: If you're planning to set up Zones on this system, please make
        sure to install the following patch which fixes bugid 6216195
        (zone installation confused by UPDATE=yes in pkginfo(4) file):
        119015-01 (or greater)  Install and Patch Utilities Patch
        (Note that 119254 has superseded 119015; installation of the
         current version is recommended to be preferred, due to its
         central role in the installation and removal of patches.)
NOTE 2:	 In case of removal of this patch /etc/init.d/slpd.pre_p2v should
         be copied to /etc/init.d/slpd manually after patch is removed.
         This is only applicable to Solaris 8 and 9 branded zones.
         Ex: cp /etc/init.d/slpd.pre_p2v /etc/init.d/slpd

README -- Last modified date: Thursday, January 13, 2022