Whilst there is an abundance of documentation on creating containers, the goal here is to create a container in the fewest number of steps.
You must be the global administrator or a user with appropriate authorization in the global zone to perform these procedures.
Accessing a tape device (or any device) from a non-global zone in Solaris
This is a standard question for Solaris administrators who unfortunately have requirements for an older Solaris 9 kernel for a legacy application.
This article describes how to display the Solaris Zone Status and Configuration from the global zone.
A brief article and how to quickly copy an updated configuration to all child zones.
To solve this problem, try one or more of following commands on the global zone until the zone state changes to Installed.
This article simply provides a zone state flow chart and a table listing the state of non-global zones under Solaris.
This article simply provides addiational zone states from my previous post on the subject.
You can migrate a kernel zone to another host by using the zoneadm command. For zone migrations, a zone configuration must be portable across machines.
The beauty of zones under Solaris for me is the ability to clone any zone and then easily adapt it for it's new resources and function.
A simple procedure to uninstall a solaris zone in an incomplete state
This post is an introduction to the new virtual technology introduced from Sun Microsystems, namely Solaris Zones (not containers)