# BE_PRINT_ERR=true pkg image-update -v Retrieving catalog 'opensolaris.org'... Loading catalog cache ... Refreshing catalog Refreshing catalog 1/1 opensolaris.org Creating Plan [....] be_get_uuid: failed to get uuid property from BE root dataset user properties. pkg: image-update cannot be done on live imageThis has been partly covered in #7877 and #8313 and apparently been fixed but on this very system a newer version of SUNWbeadm cannot be installed - for the very reason that
pkg image-updateis not working. Installing just
SUNWbeadmwas not possible either, because it'd clash with
So, where to go from here? Installing the whole OS from scratch would be the easiest choice, I suppose. But also the least interesting. Let's download a newer copy of
beadm(or grab the scripts from a more current system), compile Python2.6 and try again, shall we? Stay tuned....