3 Replies Latest reply: Sep 19, 2011 3:45 AM by abrante RSS

    picl_initialize failed: General system failure, SUN OS 5.8 SF V440

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      Hi,

      I am getting this error while running prtdiag -v command. On Sunfire V440 running on Solaris 5.8 OS. Please let me know what was the issue, why I am getting this error.
      # /usr/platform/sun4u/sbin/prtdiag -v
      picl_initialize failed: General system failure
      # pkginfo -l SUNWkvm
      PKGINST: SUNWkvm
      NAME: Core Architecture, (Kvm)
      CATEGORY: system
      ARCH: sparc.sun4u
      VERSION: 11.8.0,REV=2000.01.08.18.12
      BASEDIR: /
      VENDOR: Sun Microsystems, Inc.
      DESC: core software for a specific hardware platform group
      PSTAMP: on28-patch20060515055243
      INSTDATE: Oct 13 2007 09:26
      HOTLINE: Please contact your local service provider
      STATUS: completely installed
      FILES: 244 installed pathnames
      52 shared pathnames
      58 directories
      10 executables
      3 setuid/setgid executables
      1652 blocks used (approx)

      Thanks,